Reverse Painted Lamp

Lovely unsigned reverse painted table lamp.  The seventeen inch shade has a textured surface and a  symmetrically painted scene on each side.   The beautiful country scene depicts a shepherd standing with three sheep, trees, a brook and sky fading from yellow to red to blue.  The brass base is gracefully shaped like a two handled urn with a leaf decoration on the bottom.  A rope design rests on the bottom platform.  The original green felt is on the base.  The two original light sockets are Pat’d July 6, 1909.   The bottom is weighted under the felt.  A most attractive lamp at a fabulous price!    Circa:  Early 1900′s.    Dimensions:   23″ H   x    17″ Diameter of shade.    Condition:   Fabulous original patina to the brass.  Shade is in good condition.  Needs to be rewired.    Price:   $1495


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