Property of various owners
A Sèvres style earthenware gilt bronze mounted floor lamp standard
signed Charles Fuchs
late 19th century
The sharply tapered ovoid vessel painted with beauties picking flowers or playing hide and seek with putti, signed Ch. Fuchs beneath a neck decorated with chrysanthemums and stiff leaves embellished with raised gilt, issuing six scrolling candle arms inset with candle cups, all on fluted rod standard and pierced domed base with scrolled supports.
height to top of vase 61in (155cm); height overall 70in (178cm)