TABLE LAMP. WMF. ART NOUVEAU. (GERMANY, 1910)

Description

Artist/Maker
WURTTEMBERGISCHE METALLWAREN FABRIK Also known as WMF (worked from 1853)

Circa
1910

Description
Art Nouveau pewter metal table lamp by the German WMF factory. Originally a cake stand which has been later converted into a table lamp.
A moulded figure of a female in a fitted gown, looking down at a young child at her feet.
The square base with a kneeing child among leaves and branches.

Medium
Pewter metal.

Signed/Inscribed
Base plate marked `WMF`

Literature
Published reprint of WMF catalogue.

Condition
Previously converted to electricity with the earlier wiring remaining. Recently wired from the base connection to meet current standards with on/off switch on cable; PAT tested.
Base slightly misformed at corners. Unpolished with surface naturally patinated with age.

£525.00