Object Description

This impressive table lamp by Pierre Le Faguays is in patinated Art Metal and stands on a Belgian Black marble base. Signed Fayral ca. 1930.
Two kneeling nudes holding a glass shade decorated with fruit mounted on a on long rectangular base.
This is an example of Art Déco’s preference for Egyptian motifs like the ones on the skirt.

Object History

Private collection

Object Literature

“Bronzes, sculptors and founders” by H. Berman, Abage. 
“Art deco sculpture” by Victor Arwas, Academy. 
“Art deco and other figures” by Brian Catley, Antique collectors club.
 “Dictionnaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs” by E. Benezit. Gründ. 
“The dictionary of sculptors in bronze” by James Mackay. Antique collectors club
“Dictionnaire illustré des sculpteurs animaliers & fondeurs de l’antiquité à nos jours“ by Jean Charles Hachet. Argus Valentines.

Object Condition

Very good. Re-wired.

Object Classification

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