Arts & Crafts Brass Candlestick Pair Table Lamps Robert Jarvie Style, Rewired
- £550.00 for the pair
- €627 Euro
- $674 US Dollar
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Arts & Crafts candlestick table lamps in the style of Robert Riddle Jarvie, with solid brass bases, 1970`s ca, English.
This pair of lamps have been gently cleaned while respecting the aged patina. They are newly rewired, earthed, PAT tested by an electrician and ready to use. Each has the following new components: lamp holder with a cream card cover, gold silk cable, white cord switch, white plug and clip-on pleated silk lampshade. These lamps can be used with a dimmer. It is possible to use these lights in other countries with a light bulb suitable to local electricity.
Presented here is a decorative pair of tulip or thistle candlestick lamps in the style of American designer Robert Riddle Jarvis. The elongated form & elegant proportions make these lamps well sized for the bedside or corridor. They would suit a range of interiors such as Antique, Arts & Crafts, Traditional, Hollywood Regency or Contemporary.
The design consists of polished brass turned candlesticks. The top graduates to the organic shape which is enhanced with beaded trimming. Next is the bobeche for the light. The lamp holder is new and covered by a new cream card candle tube.
At the bottom, there is a circular base. Underneath these lamps are padded with new black felt to protect the furniture below.
Each lamp carries 1 standard small screw light bulb (E14) up to 40 Watts. At present they are fitted & photographed with Candle Clear shaped light bulbs of 25 Watts. These are included in the price.
Each lamp is finished with a new clip-on cream silk candle lampshade. The shade is tapered and has wide pleat detailing, complete with a crepe trim top and bottom. It is lined in the same colour which enhances the glow of light.
These vintage lamps are in very good condition. The frames are sound. The metal surfaces overall are in very good condition for their age. The original antique patina has been preserved, adding character & depth. The original lacquer is present on the brass, with minor superficial marks in line with age & wear.
The total Height with the shades on is: 50.5 cm.
The base alone (without the lampshades) is: Height: 41 cm, Width: 11 cm, Depth: 11 cm.
The lampshade alone is: Height: 11.5 cm, Diameter at the bottom: 13 cm, Diameter at the top: 8 cm.
Packing is offered free of charge. We take special professional care while packing. For safe transport the bases & lampshades would be wrapped separately in bubble wrap, foam and an outer layer of card. Together these parts would easily fit into a box with loose fill packing nuts, safe for posting with a courier. We ship with reliable couriers (signed for, tracked & insured).
MAIN DELIVERY CHARGES:
Within London UK: Free
UK Mainland: £ Free
European Union: £ 60
United States/Canada: £ 90
Japan: £ 110
Australia: £ 145
Rest of the World please enquire.
ROBERT RIDDLE JARVIE BIOGRAPHY: Robert Riddle Jarvie was Born in Schenectady, New York, USA, in 1865. He relocated to Chicago at the turn of the 20th Century around the same time he showcased in the Chicago Arts & Crafts Exhibition in 1900,. HIs studio, the Jarvie Shop, was located in Chicago’s Fine Arts Building. He was a contemporary of Frank Lloyd Wright who also designed in the Chicago area. Melding the ideals of the Arts and Crafts movement, with its emphasis on nature, craftsmanship and simplicity defined the uniquely local `Prairie style`.
After World War I, the Jarvie Shop ceased operations. Following this Jarvie moved to Illinois passing in 1941.
In the late 20th Century the Arts & Crafts Revival renewed appreciation for the metalwork of Jarvie. Today examples of his designs can be found in many museums such as the Art Institute of Chicago & the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.
H: 50.5cm W: 13cm D: 13cm
1970's ca, English
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