Lot 188: PORCELAIN ORIENTAL LADY FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PORCELAIN ORIENTAL LADY FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, sitting position with folded legs and holding a fan, dressed in green attire with gilt highlights, naturalistic facial features, dark to light chartreuse green ball-form shade with acid-etched overall swirled feather pattern, scallop rim, period collar. Fitted with a period burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Good condition, underside of base with a very light hairline to one half, top of molded hair with a glaze flake, shade undamaged. Setup undamaged, shade platform slightly undersized.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 11 3/4" H to top of shade, 6 1/2" H to top of collar, 3 3/4" x 4" overall base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 82.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.