A pair of transitional Arts & Crafts/Art Nouveau copper four-branch electroliersIn the manner of W.A.S. Benson
Lot 782
A pair of transitional Arts & Crafts/Art Nouveau copper four-branch electroliersIn the manner of W.A.S. Benson
Sold for £1,320 (US$ 2,050) inc. premium

Lot Details
A pair of transitional Arts & Crafts/Art Nouveau copper four-branch electroliers
In the manner of W.A.S. Benson
Removed from the Time Ball Buildings on Briggate, Leeds, formerly the premises of John Dyson & Sons Ltd.
Each with sinuous foliate tendrils extending to form a balustroid openwork frame around the turned central core, each branch supporting a pendent four-petalled sconce, complete with shades,
51cm diameter x 43cm high, (20" x 17"), (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: See also lots 672, 781, 783 and 948.

    Literature: For a five-branch electrolier of similar basic form, see Ian Hamerton, W.A.S. Benson, 2005, p. 136 plate 113.
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