large pair of early c20th chinese armorial style porcelain lamps probably by samson of paris

Large pair of early C20th Chinese armorial style porcelain lamps , probably by Samson of Paris .



Item Ref

ML 1610


Large pair of early C20th Chinese armorial style porcelain lamps , probably by Samson of Paris.
Smart decorative pair of ovoid-bodied porcelain lamps of vase form ,decorated in C18th Chinese export 'famille rose' palette with armorial decoration . The fronts decorated with large heraldic device or 'coat-of-arms' to centre of body , decorated and gilded with floral sprig designs throughout . The reverse with a smaller armorial or heraldic cartouche , which depicts a leaping deer above a baronets bar .
Almost certainly made by the firm of Edme Samson et Cie of Paris, France , who specialised in producing accurate copies of this type of porcelain in imitation of both important C18th Chinese and European porcelain .
Raised on square bases with fluted socles and mounted in gilded and lacquered brass plinths . The fixed domed 'lids' with original brass lamp fittings . The sides with elaborate leaf-wrapped twin scrolled handles.
In first-class perfect condition .
Can be rewired to clients specification (included in price).
H 19"
W 9"
D 9"
France c. 1920
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Internal Ref: ML 1610


Height = 49 cm (19")
Width = 23 cm (9")
Depth = 23 cm (9")

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