London, South Kensington
8 July 2009
A PAIR OF VICTORIAN GLASS-MOUNTED BRASS TABLE LAMPS
CIRCA 1860, IN THE MANNER OF HARDMAN & CO.
Each with a trellis and rosette column above a glass cabochon-mounted base, on octagonal plinth, fitted for electricity, with shades
18½ in. (47 cm.) high excluding fitting (2)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
As the French actor’s wardrobe of Yves Saint Laurent pieces comes to auction in Paris, Meredith Etherington-Smith looks at their long and close relationship
The musician and owner of Pie Studios in New York reflects on a lifelong fascination with electric guitars
Paul Smith, Karina Duebner, Wolfgang Ruf, Martin Kamer and Iris Apfel present their most cherished wearable treasures
Thomas Girtin, who died aged just 27, was a friend of J.M.W. Turner — and regarded by many as more gifted. Specialist Harriet Drummond tells us why
The former head of cultural affairs for Mexico in the UK on how her Latin American heritage has influenced her collection