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EDGAR BRANDT (1880-1960) AND DAUM FRÈRES (Est. 1878)
EDGAR BRANDT (1880-1960) AND DAUM FRÈRES (Est. 1878)

LE BÉNITIER, PAIR OF WALL SCONCES, DESIGNED 1922

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EDGAR BRANDT (1880-1960) AND DAUM FRÈRES (Est. 1878)
LE BÉNITIER, PAIR OF WALL SCONCES, DESIGNED 1922
patinated wrought iron and acid etched glass
21½ in. (55 cm.) high; 24 in. (61 cm.) wide; 7½ in. (19 cm.) deep
each stamped twice E. BRANDT; glass engraved Daum Nancy with Cross of Lorraine (2)
Literature
J. Kahr, Edgar Brandt Master of Art Deco Ironwork, New York, 1999, p. 99, pl. 103 (similar example illustrated)
W. Uecker, Art Nouveau and Art Deco Lamps and Candlesticks, London, 1986, pp. 38 and 192 (similar examples illustrated)

Lot Essay

Brandt presented this particular design at the Salon d'Automne in Paris, 1922, alongside a four panel grille and a pair of torchères.

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