Handel Boudoir Reverse or Inside Painted Lamp

Handel Boudoir Reverse or Inside Painted Lamp .



Handel Boudoir Reverse or Inside Painted Lamp - Model 6672

BEAUTIFUL  AND RARE early 20th Century American Handel Scenic Reverse or Inside Painted Boudoir Lamp with 10 inch Shade…..Model Number 6672.

This is a GORGEOUS and ORIGINAL HANDEL LAMP in near MINT CONDITION.

It is fully and properly signed on the inside (see Photos) as “Handel 6672”.

The Shade is made of frosted glass and reverse or inside painted in a Scenic pattern to depict a lake, trees etc.

The Lamp is totally original.

All hardware is original and it is in perfect working condition.

It has a bronzed base and central column in a baluster shape.

This Lamp was and is known as a “Boudoir Lamp’ …………… perfect for use in a bedroom or boudoir with its low light and soft glow and tone.

From circa 1900.

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History of The Handel Lamp Company

This timeline will give you the basic need to know facts that might help you date your lamp, vase, or other Handel product.  Don’t hesitate to contact us if you need more exact dating help.

1885 – The Handel Company forms as a partnership between Philip J Handel and Adolph Eydam

1890 – Handel opens a retail showroom in New York City

1893 – Philip Handel buys out Eydam’s share of the company, and beings operations as “Philip J Handel”

1898 – Name of the company is changed to “Handel & Company”

1902 – Privately owned foundry opens to produce Handel bases

1903 – The name is finally changed to “The Handel Company”

1904 – First Handel leaded lamps are produced

1906Teroma art glass line is introduced

1906Teroca metal overlay lamps are first produced

1906Line of metal products is launched

1910Pat # 979,664 first applied to lamps shades

1914 – Philip J Handel dies; his wife Fannie takes over operations

1919 – Philip’s cousin, William H Handel, takes over the company when Fannie steps down

1919Joseph Palme joins Handel staff

1925 – New York showroom closes

1936 – The Handel Company closes

1941 – The Handel Company officially dissolves

Link: http://www.handellamps.com/timeline/

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THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO ACQUIRE A PIECE OF HIGH QUALITY AMERICANA !

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Handel Boudoir Reverse or Inside Painted Lamp.

Provenance: From the Private Collection of a High-End Collector amassed over 30 years

Dimensions: 10" Wide,  5.5" Deep and 14.5" Tall

Condition: Near Mint

Price: $4,500.00. Sale Price Now: $3,500.00

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