Pair of Opaline Glass Cocoon Sconces

$2,950.00 USD

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Pair of wall lights, in opaline glass, patinated brass and dark blue metal, France, 1950s.

These pair of cocoon sconces which can be attached to a wall, have a shape of cocoons which give them an organic feeling. The lightbulb is made with opaline glass and there is painted stripes in light brown which adds a warm light. The colour combination with the dark blue body, the brass stems and the art glass bulbs form a sculptural whole. Interesting detail is that the cocoons can turn as they are attached to a swivel mechanism. Switched on via a cord at the bottom.
   

Product details

  • condition Good
  • creator
  • dimensions H 11.82 in. x W 11.82 in. x D 4.73 in.
  • manufacturingdate 1950s
  • material Metal, Brass, Glass
  • origin France
  • period 1950-1959
  • seatheight
  • style Mid-Century Modern
  • wear Wear consistent with age and use.