PO Box 2135
Asheville, NC 28802
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
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Feb 2, 2023
19th/20th century, organically shaped dome shade, with panes of red, green, and white glass, raised on foliate form patinated bronzed metal base, two socket, 17 in. diameter; overall height 21-1/8 in.
For a similar example see: www.leadedlamps.com/qugorham-1
Provenance: Private Collection, Charlottesville, Virginia
working at time of inspection, shade sits slightly off kilter, approximately 60 panes with cracks/hairlines spread throughout shade, one pane at top fitter with 1/4 in. loss, one pane on side with multiple cracks and loss, surface grime, multiple cracks around top fitter and wear to lead cames at top fitter caused by rubbing from finial, wear to patina on high level areas of relief, green patination to base in certain areas, loss to felt on base
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