Circa 1875. Extremely ornate Victorian piano lamp. Elaborate on every surface, pierced metal, large standing oil lamp. This lamp is outstanding in every way with three large Rococo style seated Putti , hoofed feet and a stylized, radiating "sun". The oil reservoir and other bulbous sections are detailed with flowers, grapes and leaves. The body, shaft and cherubs have a bronze finish and the legs are a satin black. This lamp has never been converted to electricity and has a functioning wick and control knobs marked "Duplex". Fine, period, ten inch ball shade in a soft white with elaborate etched design. No missing or broken parts, re-lacquered sometime in it's past. Very good overall condition. 61 1/2 " tall x 21 1/2" widest (at the base) x 10" ball shade.
Fine 19th Century Classical & Victorian Furniture, Lighting, Art, Porcelain & Decorative Accessories