Lot 18: GERMAN ERNST BOHNE SOHNE PORCELAIN SEATED POODLE FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: GERMAN ERNST BOHNE SOHNE PORCELAIN SEATED POODLE FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, white ground with facial features, groomed example with open mouth with teeth showing, blue and gilt decorated collar, sitting on a pink ground base, underside impressed "46 / EBS / 4460" and a stamped blue anchor, colorless ball-form shade with frosted interior, exterior with winged griffin and medallion gilt decoration, period collar. Fitted with a Prince & Symons Lion Lamp Works burner.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, tail with a very shallow minute flake, shade undamaged. Burner undamaged, shade ring with a repair.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 15" H top of shade, 9 1/4" to top of collar, 3 5/8" x 7" base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 69.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.