Lot 64: PAIR PATTYN PRODUCTS ALUMINUM SPACE AGE LAMPS
November 6, 2016
Bedford Village, NY, USALive Auction
Description: C. 1935-1936, Walter Von Nessen for Pattyn Products tiered machined space age aluminum lamps having inset bands of bakelite and brass, central socket with six evenly spaced aluminum discs; h. 20 x dia. 8 in.; no apparent markings Literature: "The Machine Age in America 1918-1941", Wilson, Pilgrim and Tashjian, pp. 300 Provenance: Property of a Cortlandt Manor, NY collector.
Condition Report: [lamps appear to be in un-refinished condition; missing frosted glass shades, one lamp with slight bend to aluminum discs, missing one tiered cap-nut, and having a replaced hex nut on the switch; all as pictured]