Lot 85

Floor lamp in Empire style
Height: 198 cm.
Vienna, c. 1850.

On a triangular ground with compressed and indented edges three trestle legs with burnished canted legs and sitting female caryatids, with their plastically designed wings, which are mediated by laurel leaf festoons. The central fluted column, supporting the oil barrel, is also burnished and decorated with laurel leaf wreaths and crease bows. The vessel is burnished with star decoration and three vegetable arms growing out of it with scaled burners, electrified. The plastic Empire vase at the top. (1241499) (13)