Antique Lighting from The Drawing Room

Antique Shades from The Drawing Room

For Gas, Kerosene and Oil Lamps, Sconces and Chandeliers




Shade # 2. An American gas shade. Size: 2 5/8" fitter. Top Diameter is 6.5" and the shade is 4.75" tall. Condition: a few dark paint spots, minor fitter flake. Circa 1865. The lyre decor is rare. Price: $275.00. Shipping and packing (Fedex or UPS) depends on ship to location. Actual cost varies and you will be charged what ever the estimated charge will be.




"Antique Lighting

Table Lamps from the 19th Century

The Drawing Room Antiques

Written by Federico Santi and John Gacher

All the lamps in this book are for sale and are priced. . .

"Antique Lighting: Table Lamps from the 19th century" showcases candelabras, Argand, Sinumbra, Solar, Carcel, Moderator, gas and kerosene fixtures. The Drawing Room Antiques in Newport, RI presents dozens of examples currently in inventory with descriptions including materials, sizes, and prices. This book can also be used as a reference book for beginning collectors of 19th century table lamps. Historic interiors commonly use period lighting to enhance the authentic style being created. Rare examples are often viewed in historic homes across America starting with the White House in Washington. Room settings in museums depicting 19th century decorating styles feature period table lamps because they were critical to families to provide light for evening activities. The range of innovative lighting mechanisms during the 19th century is showcased in this volume

Available from Amazon: ISBN: 9781070164403


ZSOLNAY // FURNITURE // GLASS // PORCELAIN // POTTERY // METAL
LIGHTING // PAINTINGS // EPHEMERA // TEXTILES // GOTHIC // MISCELLANEOUS

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The Drawing Room is located at 152-154 Spring Street, Newport, Rhode Island 02840.We are open daily from 11 am to 5 pm and by appointment. If you have an interest in an item listed in this document or wish to purchase an item, please call us at 1-401-841-5060 (cell: 401-261-3980). The Partnership of Gacher and Santi has been in business in Newport for over 35years. Our email address is: drawrm@hotmail.com


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