Pendant #1748 by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte Italy c. 1957
Rare pendant by Max Ingrand featuring an irregular shaped crystal dish with wide beveled edges and chipped decoration. Polished brass structure, 6 candelabra sockets and added chain and canopy. Recently rewired and sockets replaced. Brass has been cleaned. h1. 16” h2. 32” diam. 22”
Published: Max Ingrand, du verre à la lumière, Martin-Vivier, pg. 198 Domus, No. 328, March 1958, advertisement
Rare pair of Sconces by Elio Monesi for Arredoluce Italy c. 1960
Model # 12822 Texas. Nickeled metal structures with satin glass diffusers. Each sconce has 1 standard Edison socket. Newly-made wall plates to cover USA junction boxes. Very good original condition. Recently rewired with replaced sockets. Metal has been cleaned. Published: Arredoluce; Catologue Raisonne. Pgs. 220 & 332 h. 10” w. 9.25” d. 14”
3-Light Pendant by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte Italy c. 1960
Model #2210, 3-light pendant designed by Max Ingrand. Smoky-gray glass panels with frosted-glass cylindrical shades. Each shade conceals one standard size Edison socket. Oxidized brass mounts & ceiling plate. All sockets and wiring have been recently replaced. Drop heights of each pendant can be adjusted. *A second example is available with slightly lighter glass panels. h. 41" diam. 22"
Published: Fontana Arte 6 - manufacturer's catalog, pg. 44-45.
Unique Pair of Modernist Table Lamps by Edith Norton USA c. 1952
Superb pair of custom table lamps by California modernist designer Edith Norton. Copper plated brass and black-painted wood with graphic forms and signed on rear. Each lamp has two standard Edison sized sockets. Very good original condition. Recently rewired and new paper shades. h. 38" Base: 7" x 5" Shade: diam. 18"
Aurum Reflection Chandelier. Hand-blown glass shades of opaque white glass with applied 24K Japanese gold foil, and hand-blown glass orb reflectors. Bronze finished brass structure & mounts. This fixture is fitted with 3 x G-9 2-pin sockets, which are suitable for LED or Halogen bulbs. Each fixture is custom made to order and can be made with either opaque black or white glass shades. Several metal finish options available as well. These fixtures are UL certified and made here in NYC by the artist. h. 28.75” diam. 29.75”
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"
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.
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.
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.
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.
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"
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"