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Pair of Italian Brass Double Stem Sconces
Pair of 1950's Italian brass double-stem sconces, possibly ny Fontana Arte. Note the similarity with the brass elements of the Dahlia sconces in image 8.<br /> I realized after hav...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Wall Lights and Sconces

1950's Italian Tole Long Stem Bracket Sconce
Original 1950's Italian wall mounted bracket sconce in the form of two long stalks of a flowering plant made of gilt and black enameled tole. 65 inches long not including the shades....
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Iron

Pierce Sconce, with Hand Blown Glass Shade and Brushed Brass Stem
By John Sorensen-Jolink
A jewel-like sconce composed of a bent brass stem with sandblasted glass orbs that seem to pierce through them. The bulb inside the glass orb emits a defused glow from the center of ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass, Steel

Etoile Sconce With Polished Brass Stem and Handblown and Sandblasted Glass Shade
By Atelier de Troupe
The graceful Etoile sconce is composed of a single curved limb providing a soft glow from the sand blasted, handblown glass shade. The backplate and stem are finished in both polishe...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Wall Lights and Sconces

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Aluminum

Stilnovo Rare Pair of Wall Lights
By Stilnovo
Stilnovo very rare and stunning pair of tall 8-light wall lights with articulating conical shades in black lacquered aluminum suspended on brass arms and mounted long stem. Stamped '...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Aluminum, Brass

Stilnovo Rare Pair of Wall Lights
H 79.5 in. W 19 in. D 8 in.
Pair of Murano Glass Gold Leaf Sconces with Black Torchon Glass Leaf Stem, 1940s
Pair of Murano glass gold leaf sconces with black torchon glass leaf stem, brass structure, one bulb for lamp. These sconces are in Murano hand blown thick glass with gold flecks, t...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Bianca Small Ceiling or Wall Lamp Without Stem, Matti Klenell from Fontana Arte
By Matti Klenell, Fontana Arte
Its beautifully balanced shape is enriched and made unique by an orderly series of delicate, light grooves that, on the white volume of the glass, look like tiny prints on fresh snow...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Wall Lights and Sconces

Pair of French Longstem Lights by Parscot
By Parscot
Striking pair of French long stem wall/ceiling lights by Parscot, brushed aluminium bodies on a ball joint for Directional lighting.
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal, Aluminum

Pair of French Double Cone Wall Lights
By Rene Mathieu
Elegant pair of French short stem double cone wall lights by Rene Mathieu in red enamel and brass, individual on and off switch.
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal, Brass

Pair of French Double Cone Wall Lights
H 6.5 in. W 5 in. D 7.5 in.
Interesting Pair of Temple Style Wall Lights
An interesting pair of temple style wall lights the silver backplate and arm supporting a miter cut container this issuing two six sided candle arms carrying slice and miter cut pans...
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Vintage 1910s British Edwardian Wall Lights and Sconces

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Silver

Interesting Pair of Temple Style Wall Lights
H 23.23 in. W 18.12 in. D 5.71 in.
Large Set of Adjustable Brass Wall Lights
Large set of Swedish wall lamps with brass shades and adjustable stem, so both the wall and the surrounding room can be illuminated. Please note the price is per item.
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Vintage 1960s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Large Set of Adjustable Brass Wall Lights
H 9.06 in. W 3.94 in. D 8.67 in.
Pair of Maison Bagues Crystal Wall Lights
With two candle branches and a central flower with stems and leaves all spreading from a vase. Marked made in France on the reverse.
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Antique 1780s French Louis XVI Wall Lights and Sconces

'Aeto' by Fabio Lombardo for Flos Wall Lights
By Flos, Fabio Lombardo
'Aeto' by Fabio Lombardo for Flos, silver wall lights in the shape of an eye, Italy, 1980s. Well-designed wall lights that features an adjustable eye-form light and features a rou...
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Vintage 1980s Italian Post-Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

'Aeto' by Fabio Lombardo for Flos Wall Lights
H 9.45 in. W 19.69 in. D 10.24 in.
'Aeto' by Fabio Lombardo for Flos Wall Lights
By Fabio Lombardo
'Aeto' by Franco Lombardo for Flos, blue wall lights, metal, Italy, 1980s. Well-designed wall lights that features an adjustable eye-form Light and features a round black metal ba...
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Vintage 1980s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

'Aeto' by Fabio Lombardo for Flos Wall Lights
H 9.45 in. W 19.69 in. D 10.24 in.
Elegant Pair of Wall-Lights Attributed to Millet
By Maison Millet
A charming pair of gilt bronze wall-lights attributed to Millet, with two light-arms with leaves and flowers, issuing from a central barrel of foliage and stem and finishing in a del...
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Antique 1880s French Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze

Rare Pair of 1950s Paavo Tynell Perforated Brass Wall Lights
By Idman Oy, Paavo Tynell
Rare pair of 1950s Paavo Tynell perforated brass wall lights. A unique custom ordered vintage Tynell design manufactured by Idman, Finland. These exceptionally refined wall lights ar...
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Wall Lights in Copper by Finn Lunde, Norway, 1970s
By Unknown
Rare and wonderful set of wall lights on a copper shade and stem in steel. Designed and made in Norway by Finn Lunde AS from, circa 1970s second half. All lamps are fully worki...
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Vintage 1970s Norwegian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Steel, Copper

Pair of Three Lights Brass and Glass Wall Sconces
Pair of wall sconces each made of a brass central stem, and three circles with frosted glass hiding the light source.
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Pair of Three Lights Brass and Glass Wall Sconces
H 25.2 in. W 20.87 in. D 4.73 in.
Pair of Large Angelo Lelii Wall Lights for Arredoluce, 1956
By Angelo Lelli, Arredoluce
Rare pair of large modernist torch-style wall lights designed by Angelo Lelii for Arredoluce in 1956. All brass hardware with sensuous tulip-shaped blown satin glass diffusers. Nice ...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Pair of Graceful 1950s Articulated Italian Wall Lights Attributed to Stilnovo
By Stilnovo, Arredoluce
A pair of graceful, vintage 1950s Italian wall lights attributed to Stilnovo. Sourced in Lucca, Italy, these have a lovely mushroom colour, with patinated brass stems, on brass wa...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

1950s Paavo Tynell Model #9459 Brass Wall Lights for Taito, OY
By Taito Oy, Paavo Tynell
1950s Paavo Tynell 9459 wall lights for Taito Oy. These rare and exceptionally refined wall lights are executed in a rich and attractively patinated brass. Signed with impressed manu...
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

1950s Paavo Tynell Model #9459 Brass Wall Lights for Taito, OY
By Taito Oy, Paavo Tynell
1950s Paavo Tynell 9459 wall lights for Taito Oy. These rare and exceptionally refined wall lights are executed in a rich and attractively patinated brass. Signed with impressed manu...
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

1950s Paavo Tynell 9459 Wall Lights for Taito OY in Black
By Taito Oy, Paavo Tynell
1950s Paavo Tynell 9459 wall lights for Taito OY. These rare and exceptionally refined wall lights are executed in white enameled steel and attractively patinated brass. Signed with ...
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal, Brass

Pair of Bronze Wall Lights in the Manner of Robert Adam
By Robert Adam
A pair of gilt bronze wall lights in the manner of Robert Adam. The tops with fronds and the overall central stem in the manner of pleated and folded fabric. Very good quality.  
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Late 20th Century English Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze

Pair of Vintage French Hand-Hammered Flower Design Wall Lights
A pair of four-arm nickel-plated brass wall sconces. A simple design is hammered into the metal and a long stem with leaves and flower stands behind.
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20th Century French Wall Lights and Sconces

Kurt Versen Designed Patinated Solid Brass Ceiling or Wall Mount Lights
By Kurt Versen
Kurt Versen designed ceiling or wall indoor lights in patinated brass of a sturdy gauge. Each fixture has a round, straight edge shade that is enameled white on the interior side and...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Magnificent Exceptionally Large Pair of Victorian Wall Lights by Perry & Co
By Perry & Co
A highly important pair of seven-light cut-glass and silvered mounted early Victorian wall lights of exceptionally size the main stem with two flute cut receiver bowls separated by f...
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Antique 1850s English Victorian Wall Lights and Sconces

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Silver Plate

Four French Modern Neoclassical Style Wall Lights in Nickel and Crystal
Two pairs of French 1940s style wall sconces in solid brass finished in polished nickeled. Refined and elegant pieces with dramatic crystal stems and finials. Each has one light with...
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Crystal, Nickel

Pair of Kurt Versen Designed Patinated Solid Brass Ceiling / Wall Mount Lights
By Kurt Versen
Kurt Versen designed lights that can be wall or ceiling mounted, each with a round, straight-edge, patinated solid brass shade that is enameled on the interiors side and is affixed o...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Stilnovo Signed Pair of White Midcentury Mod. 2133 Adjustable White Wall Lights
By Stilnovo
Pair of Stilnovo wall sconces mod. 2133, both marked, manufactured in the 1960s. This lamps are completely adjustable: the stem swivels and the shade rotates. Elegant and minimalisti...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Chrome, Metal

Very Fine Pair of Neo-Greek Wall-Lights Attributed to F. Barbedienne
By Ferdinand Barbedienne
A pair of neo-Greek wall-light sconces executed in two patina bronze attributed to F. Barbedienne. The central up-turned foliage stem, surmounted by a Greek style vase, ornated in re...
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Antique 1880s French Greek Revival Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze

Pair 1960s French Midcentury Teak Glass and Brass Wooden Sconces Wall Lights
By Arlus
Very rare pair of large midcentury architectonic sconces by French Maison Arlus (Arts et Lustre), teak beam with chamfered ends and six brass stems with opaline glass cylinders with ...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Extremely Rare Set of Four Victorian Wall Lights of Exceptional Size, F&C Osler
By F. & C. Osler
An extremely rare early Victorian set of four five-light cut-glass silvered mounted wall-lights of exceptional quality the central slice cut shaft surmounted by unusual cross over di...
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Antique 1860s English Victorian Wall Lights and Sconces

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Silver Plate

Set of Four 1950s Paavo Tynell Model #9459 Brass Wall Lights for Taito, OY
By Paavo Tynell, Taito Oy
1950s Paavo Tynell 9459 wall lights for Taito Oy. These rare and exceptionally refined wall lights are executed in a rich and attractively patinated brass. Signed with impressed manu...
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Pair of Glass Lambda Wall-Mounted Lights by Vico Magistretti for Artemide
By Vico Magistretti, Artemide
Pair of Lambda sconces by Vico Magistretti for Artemide, 1961. The glass is in two halves banded by perforated metal, brass clips and a brass stem with mounting plate. Intended...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

Large Pair of Signed J. Duval Brasseur Foliated Brass and Agate Wall-Lights 1970
By Jacques Duval Brasseur
The 1970s saw a fascination with the natural world and its autumnal colors, so artist Jacques Duval-Brasseur rise during this period was quite timely. A sculptor at heart, he created...
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Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Agate, Brass

Aries III.I Wall Sconce in Brushed Brass with Faceted Glass and LED lights
Aries was inspired by the artist Olafur Eliasson’s concept and set design for the ballet Tree of Codes where the dancers wore all-black suits highlighted with LEDs. The Brushed Brass...
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2010s American Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Aluminum

Late 19th Century Pair of Gilt Bronze Wall Lights in Louis XVI Style
Late 19th century large ormolu or gilt bronze wall lights in Louis XVI style. Each two-light sconce is decorated with scrolls and foliage in the late 18th century neoclassical taste....
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Antique Late 19th Century French Louis XVI Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze

Pair of Murano Glass Leaf-Form Wall Lights by Barovier & Toso, circa 1960
By Barovier & Toso
A pair of Murano glass leaf-form wall lights by Barovier & Toso. Italian, circa 1960.  Each light is in the form of a leaf with a spiral twisted stem and set on gilt backplates...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Wall Lights and Sconces

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Glass

20th Century Louis XVI Wall Sconces Set of Three Italian Bronze Wall Lights
A group of three 20th century Louis XVI style Italian bronze three-arm sconces, in good condition, with a still working Italian standard wiring, suitable for three Edison 14 bulb lig...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Louis XVI Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze

Pair of Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Cut-Crystal 5-Light Sconce or Wall Lights
Pair of Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Cut-Crystal Five Light Sconce or Wall Lights A large pair of Louis XV style five branch wall sconce or wall lights, each with splays of flowe...
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Early 20th Century French Louis XV Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze

Maison Baguès Amethyst Floral Crystal Sconces, circa 1920
By Maison Baguès
Housing two lights each. Rewired and ready to hang. Gilt metal with clear and amethyst beads. Crystal prisms, flowers and stars. Amethyst leaves and drops. Beading on stem. Free prio...
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Vintage 1920s French Wall Lights and Sconces

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Crystal

Pair of 1950s Italian Midcentury Sconces, Brass and Glass Stilnovo Gio Ponti Era
By Stilnovo
Elegant pair of Italian midcentury sconces, circa 1955. Featuring each two conical opaline glass globe shades mounted a curved brass stem against a round wall piece in brass and ligh...
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Vintage 1950s European Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

Mimosa Ten-Light Wall Lamp
By Alberto Donà
This delicate wall light is reminiscent of forms in nature. Its stem-like linear nickel structure is anchored to the wall thanks to a small rectangular base. Stemming from the centre...
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2010s Italian Wall Lights and Sconces

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Nickel

Mimosa Ten-Light Wall Lamp
H 30.71 in. W 13 in. D 9.45 in.
Four French Midcentury Style Large Crystal and Nickel Sconces André Arbus Style
By André Arbus
Two elegant pairs of French, 1940s style solid crystal wall lights in the modern neoclassical tradition with delicate tapered cut crystal stems ending in polished nickel finials. Pol...
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Crystal, Brass, Nickel

Pair of Italian Midcentury Applique with Mirror in Brass, 1950s
Pair of small Italian wall lights from 1950. The wall lamps, as can be seen from the photographs, serve as a double function. In fact, thanks to the mirror stuck in the inside of the...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

4 Large French Midcentury Style Brass & Crystal Sconces in Style of André Arbus
By André Arbus
Two elegant pairs of French Mid-Century Modern style / 1940s style solid crystal wall lights in the modern neoclassical tradition with delicate tapered cut crystal stems ending in so...
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Late 20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Crystal, Brass

French Vintage Painted Metal and Crystal Five-Light Sconces
A pair of whimsical metal and crystal sconces. These French vintage sconces have five lights each. Each of these lights is supported by a sprouting foliage inspired bobèches. The upp...
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20th Century French Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

Pair of French Gilt Metal Wall Sconces
Pair of French gilt metal two-light wall sconces. From a gilded scalloped half-circle and ribboned bow, five stems of leaves and flowers rise. The candle cups and leafed stems also e...
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Vintage 1930s English Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

Fabulous Pair of Large French Art Deco Style Sconces, Mid-20th Century
A fabulous pair of large-sized French Art Deco style sconces from the mid-20th century. These black and gold mid-century pair of sconces from France are impressively sized and just u...
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20th Century French Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces

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Iron

Vintage French Industrial Wall Lamps, 1950s, Set of Three
By Unknown
This set of three French wall lights features engine turned stems and aluminum reflectors. This set was sourced from an old warehouse. The style is reminiscent of Jielde and Bauhaus ...
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Vintage 1950s French Industrial Wall Lights and Sconces

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Aluminum, Steel

Pair of Paavo Tynell for Taito Oy Wall Lamps, Finland, 1950s
By Paavo Tynell
A distinctive pair of wall lights by Paavo Tynell for Taito Oy with black lacquered metal shades and brass stems. Completely original and in excellent shape. Marked "Taito", Finland,...
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass, Metal

Set of One Flush and Two Wall Sconces Flowers by Ernst Palme, 1970s
By Ernst Palme
Set of one flushmount chandelier and two wall lights/sconces by Ernst Palme for Palwa, Germany, 1970s. Illuminates beautifully. The sculptural chandelier has the design of a bouqu...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal, Brass

Pair of 18th Century French Ormolu Three-Branch Wall Sconces
A beautiful and representative pair of gilt bronze wall sconces with three elaborately decorated branches. The upswept and fluted candlearms are clasped with a scrolled foliate-c...
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Antique 18th Century French Louis XVI Wall Lights and Sconces

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Ormolu, Bronze

'Relic Spotlight' Geometric White and Brass Modern Sconce
By John Sheppard
This sculptural wall sconce features a clean geometric shape and a unique textural matte finish. The shade is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individua...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

'Relic Lantern' Geometric White Porcelain and Brass Modern Sconce
By John Sheppard
This sculptural wall sconce features a clean geometric shape and a unique textural matte finish. The shade is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individua...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

1950s Italian Pair of Whimsical Orange and Yellow Sconces
A fun pair of wall lights, Italian manufacture, in the shape of two oriental parasols, one in orange and one in yellow Perspex, on bronze stems bunched in an asymmetrical black metal...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze, Metal

Rare Pair of Sconces by Gilardi & Bazarghi
By Gilardi & Bazarghi
Rare pair of sconces by Gilardi & Bazarghi. Designed and manufactured in Italy circa 1950s. Enameled metal, brass. Custom brass backplates. Gooseneck stems allow various positions. R...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass, Metal

Late 19th Century Ormolu Sconces in Louis XV Style
Large pair of gilded and sculpted bronze sconces in Louis XV style. They each feature two arms that wind out from the stem and upward like branches. Each stem is richly decorated wit...
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Antique 1880s French Louis XV Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze, Ormolu

Late 19th Century Ormolu Sconces in Louis XV Style
H 21.07 in. W 13.78 in. D 7.88 in.
Pair of 1950s Danish Modern Wooden Vintage Sconces with Teak, Brass & Glass
By Temde Leuchten
Pair of Danish modern sconces, featuring a teak back plate support with 2 l-shaped brass stems, conical opaline glass shades with impressed ribbed pattern. Dimensions: H 9.45 in. x...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass

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