This very rare and exceptional table lamp has a gilded bronze base and stem holding an hand blown marmorean glass shade shaped as a parabolic cone. The glass is made of two layers, has been fire polished outside and etched inside. It carries the “Muller Fres Luneville ” signature.
The Muller were three brothers (Freres in French) recruited and trained by the great Galle. They left him, circa 1897 to create their own blown glass Factory in Luneville (Lorraine ) Art Nouveau style before world war 1 and Art Deco after.
The lamp is rewired for USA std and takes candelabra bulbs.
CREATOR: Muller Frères (Artist)
OF THE PERIOD: Art Deco
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1925
PERIOD: Early 20th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Crafted Bronze, Hand-Crafted Glass
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use
11.5 in. (29 cm)