Scenic Handel Lamp

Gorgeous reverse painted lamp signed “Handel 6606″  on the inner rim of the shade and “Handel Conn” on the shade metal rim (see photos).    It has a domical 15″ shade with a lake scene with trees in the foreground and mountains in the background.  The scene varies from each side.  The colors are profuse and it is beautiful when lit.  The bronzed metal base is identical to the one shown on page 61 of Quality Electric Lamps A Pictorial Price Guide edited by L-W Book Sales.  There are two original acorn caps on the three pull chains as shown on page 78 of  The Handel Lamps Book by Carole Goldman and John Hibel.   It has the original three socket cluster.  A lovely lamp by one of the foremost makers of the period in good original condition – at an affordable price!    Circa:  Early 1900′s.    Dimensions:   21″ H   x   15″ Diameter of shade.    Condition:   Near perfect condition and patina with one replaced chain pull.    Price:    $4950.443_1[1] 443_2[1] 443_3[1] 443_4[1] 443_5[1] 443_6[1] 443_7[1] 443_8[1] 443_9[1]