A PAIR OF 19TH C. FRENCH BRONZE TABLE LAMPS WITH ROBERT KIME SHADES
A pair of 19th century French solid bronze candlesticks converted to table lamps, circa 1880.
Decorated with a finely reeded bronze bamboo body upon which a lizard crawls downward with its tail wrapped around the candlestick. Below this, a botanical decorated base with leaves upon three solid hoofed feet. Above, a candle holder featuring petal details mounted with later addition faux candle holders. Upon this, new brass lamp holders have been mounted with new petite pierced card clip-on lampshades by Robert Kime and renewed silk covered wiring with inline switch to Australian socket.
Retaining original rich bronze patina.
Condition: in good original condition showing signs of wear in keeping with age.
Dimensions: 36cm overall H x 14cm w
Electrical safety act 1998:
Second hand danger, do not use or connect to supply. This electrical equipment may be faulty and should be inspected and tested by a competent person in accordance with AS/NZS 3760. All lighting should be installed by a professional electrician.