Lighting

Dahlia Chandelier by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte.

Dahlia Chandelier by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte
Italy,
c. 1955

Fontana Arte model #1563/A, 16-light fixture of oxidized brass and nickeled metal. Each arm has an elongated glass petal and one candelabra socket.  Glass petals alternate between smokey quartz & teal colored glass.  Published:  Fontana Arte 6, Manufacturer's catalog, Pg 11.
h. 21"  diam. 51" 

Excellent original finish.  Metal and glass have been cleaned.  All wiring and sockets have been recently changed.

$75,000.

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Rare Floor Lamp #77 by Angelo Lelii for Arredoluce

Rare Floor Lamp #77 by Angelo Lelii for Arredoluce
Italy
c. 1953

Green & white painted metal structure with polished brass mounts & circular stone base. 3 up-lights inside brass cups with standard Edison sockets. 6 down-lights with candelabra sockets inside frosted glass shades. Original brass floor switch.   Published: Arredoluce: Catalogue Raisonneé, 1943-1987. Pg.153, 292.
h. 83"  diam 24"    base diam. 14"

Excellent original condition.  All wiring and sockets have been recently changed.  2 very small chips to stone base, and some flaking to paint.

$18,500.

Ref: 61 AD 06

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Pair of Sconces #2439 by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte

Pair of Sconces #2439 by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte
Italy
c. 1959

Thick slabs of crystal with chiseled edges. White glass front-pieces & brass structures. Each sconce has three candelabra sockets.
h. 14.25"  w. 8.25" d. 5"

Very good original condition.  Some oxidizing to brass and new sockets and wiring.

$18,500.  pair

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Lumi Table Lamp with Pivoting Shade

Lumi Table Lamp with Pivoting Shade
Italy, c. 1963

Architectural lamp of painted metal and polished brass. Beveled disc form base with brass rods shooting in towards the center and back out again. Articulating mechanism at base of shade allows it to move in all directions.
h. 16.5"  d. 18.25"

Good and original condition. Newly rewired.

$3,500.

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Rare Pair of #2443 Sconces, by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte

Rare Pair of #2443 Sconces, by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte
Italy, c. 1958
Patinated brass, opaque white glass and thick frosted crystal panels with beveled cut-out edges.  4 candelabra sockets per sconce.  
Literature: Fontana Arte Manufacturers Catalog, 1967, unpaginated.
h. 24.5"  w. 7.5"  d. 4"

Very good condition.  One small chip to outside corner of glass on one (1) sconce. 

$18,500. Pair

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Elegant Floor Lamp by Stilnovo

Elegant Floor Lamp by Stilnovo
Italy
c. 1960

Black-painted metal and brass mounts. Frosted glass shade and marble base with original foot-switch. Takes a single standard sized bulb. Socket and wire has been recently updated.
h. 69” diam. globe 12”

$8,500

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Rare Hanging Light Designed by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte

Rare Hanging Light Designed by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte
Italy
c. 1960

Model #2127 comprised of 4 large circular glass panels with beveled edges that are placed around the center of the fixture. Center glass bowl with faceted outer face and metal surround. 8 Candelabra sockets.
h. 32” dia. 32”

Very good original condition. Metal has been cleaned, and all sockets and electrical have been replaced.

$45,000.

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Rare 3-Light Pendant by Artisti Barovier

Rare 3-Light Pendant by Artisti Barovier
Italy
c. 1940

Beautiful hive-shaped fixture with hundreds of glass elements in various sizes attached. 3 standard sized sockets inside. Rod covered in matching glass with matching ceiling cup. Recently rewired with new sockets. Also recently the rod has been cut down to it's current overall drop-length of 40". However the capability does exist to create a longer overall drop of 63."
Published: Lo Stile, nella casa e nell'arredamento, May-June 1941, p. 89
Height maximum: 40” diam. 17.5”

Very good condition with one chip to glass running up center rod.

$29,000.

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Rare Dahlia Chandelier by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte

Rare Dahlia Chandelier by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte
Italy
c. 1955

16-light fixture of oxidized brass and nickeled metal. Each arm has an elongated glass petal and one candelabra socket.  Glass petals alternate between clear & pale green colored glass.  Published:  Fontana Arte 6, Manufacturer's catalog, Pg 11
h. 21"  diam. 51" 

Excellent original finish.  Metal and glass have been cleaned.  All wiring and sockets have been recently changed.

Price on Request

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Studio-Made "Abisso" Table Lamps by Ghiró Studio

Studio-Made “Abisso” Lamps by Ghiró Studio
Italy, 2018

Hand carved glass bases with copper-color interior, and polished brass mounts.  Frosted glass shades, and two standard sized sockets.  Artist-signed.
h. 29.5"  shade diam. 10.5"  base 7" x 4"

$24,000. Pair

Ref: 64 GRO 05

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Studio-Made "Abisso" Table Lamps by Ghiró Studio

Studio-Made "Abisso" Table Lamps by Ghiró Studio
Italy,
2018

Hand carved glass bases with deep-blue interior, and polished brass mounts. Frosted glass shades, and two standard sized sockets. Artist-signed.
h. 29.5" shade diam. 10.5" base 7" x 4"

$24,000. Pair

Ref: 64 GRO 06

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Studio-Made "Bijou" Sconces by Arriau

Studio-Made "Bijou" Sconces by Arriau
France
2017

Patinated brass ribbons with polished interior & applied balls of quartz-crystal. Each sconce has 2 candelabra sockets & is signed on the rear. 16-20 week lead time.
h. 29” w. 12” d. 9”

$14,500. pair.

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Pair of Studio-Made Carved Sconces by Ghiró Studio

Pair of Studio-Made Carved Sconces by Ghiró Studio
Italy
2017

Dimensional carved glass shield, supported by custom brass hardware.  Main structure of brushed brass with cut-out holes to allow for LED light to emit.  Completely dim-able lighting.  The irregular form of this sconce is intended to inspire the viewer to imagine variations that can be ordered as custom commissions. 16-20 week lead-time required.
h. 27.5"  w. 17"  d. 4"

$26,000. pair

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Rare Table Lamp by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte

Rare Table Lamp by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte
Italy
c. 1956

Elegant table lamp of burnished brass with hour-glass form base and extraordinary sculptural finial. Acid-etched conical glass shade. 3 candelabra sockets.
h. 26” diam. 11”

Very good original condition. Brass surface has oxidation and some loss to finish. All wiring and sockets have been recently replaced.

$24,000.

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Pair of "Irusia" Table Lamps by Arriau

Pair of "Irusia" Table Lamps by Arriau
France
2016

Square column lamps of graphic jasper, & oxidized brass.  Each lamp has two adjustable standard sockets, and switches on the cord as well.  These lamps are made-to-order in France and can be customized in a few different ways.  12-15 week lead time for standard orders.
h. 36.5"  Body diam. 6"  Base diam. 8.5"  Shade: h. 14"  diam. 18"

$12,500. pair

Ref:  64 ARR 02

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Ceramic Cone Lamp by C.A.S. Vietri

Ceramic Cone Lamp by C.A.S. Vietri
Italy
c. 1950

Studio-built earthenware base with painted classic motif patterns in whites & turquoise.  Signed on underside.
h. 31"  shade diam. 18.5"  base 7"

Very good condition.  No chips or cracks to ceramic, but small area of discoloration.  Wiring, sockets and shade are all new.

$2,800.

Ref:  63 CV 02

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Etched Glass Ceiling Fixture by Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte

Etched Glass Ceiling Fixture by Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte
Italy
c. 1935

Early hanging light with 5 standard sockets.  Beautiful etched glass dish incised with foliage and butterflies (decorazione G), from an early Fontana Arte catalog.  Center brass rod, stylized finial and acid-etched, circular glass diffuser.
h. 23"  diam. 28"

Very good original condition.  Oxidation to brass, and some loss to paint near the sockets.  Small nick to etched glass dish.

$15,500.

Ref: 62 PC 05

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"Quadro," Studio Built Sconces by Roberto Giulio Rida

"Quadro," Studio Built Sconces by Roberto Giulio Rida
Italy
2017

Elegant brass panels with studded sides & thick slabs of cast green glass with bubbles.  LED lit and custom wall plates.  *2nd matching pair available.
h. 17"  w. 5"  d. 8"

$18,500.  pair

Ref: 65 RR 04

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Rare Pair of Sconces #97 by Angelo Lelii for Arredoluce

Rare Pair of Sconces #97 by Angelo Lelii for Arredoluce
Italy
c. 1955

Beautiful pair of double-cone sconces with cut-outs that turn to reveal a mesh reflector.  Off-white, painted meal with polished brass mounts.  Larger top cone conceals a standard sized socket and the bottom, smaller cone a candelabra socket.  New circular wall plate created to cover USA junction box.  All wiring and sockets have been replaced.
h. 13"  w. 7.25"  d. 8"

Very good condition with some wear and flaking to paint.  

$14,500.  pair

65 AD 03

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Articulating Floor Lamp by Fedele Papagni

Articulating Floor Lamp by Fedele Papagni
Italy

2016

Large-scale floor lamp of polished brass with a black painted shade and black stone base.  Fantastic design that pivots at the center, raising or lowering the light source.  The shade always points up as a result of a counter balance mechanism.  This lamp has great presence.
h. 83"   shade diam. 18"   base diam. 12.5"

$16,500.

Ref:  61 FP 01

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