Pair of German Empire Period Painted Porcelain Lamps
The twin handled urn shaped porcelain body is entirely gilded with matte and burnished gold. Each partially gilded upper ‘handle’ is in the shape of a winged classical female torso. The urns are painted on each side with familiar German landscapes and points of interest, with a written description of the scene under each painting. The painted scenes are of the highest quality. The urns sits on a rectangular porcelain base on a further stepped gilded brass base. German circa 1830.
Ref: KF SK 014255
Dimensions: Urn itself 13.5″H (34cm) x 7″W (18cm); total height with shade 26″ (66cm)