Lot 116: BISQUE GIRL WITH CART FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: BISQUE GIRL WITH CART FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, depicting a young girl in blue attire pulling a cart fitted with a basket (font), supported by a scroll base, ball-form shade with pink ground and overall gilt decorated beads, three applied figural cherubs, period collar. Fitted with a Spar Brenner burner.
Condition Report: Lamp font and burner undamaged, shade damaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 9 1/2" H to top of shade, 4 5/8" H to top of collar, 3" x 3 7/8" base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 85. Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 175, fig. 342.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.