Exceptional and rare Allium floor lamp, possibly unique, France, early 20th C.; Acid-etched and wheel-polished glass, blown glass, patinated metal, three sockets; Shade signed Gallé; 70 1/2" x 24"; Provenance: Raymond Toupenet, Paris; Exhibited: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (temporary loan), 2014
Sale Price: $310,000
Estimate: $150,000 - $200,000
Some minor oxidation and wear to patina on base. Shade: some scratches, bubbles and small chips to some high points and edges.