Louis-Philippe Opaline Glass Vase Lamp attributed to Jean-François Robert

baluster-shaped and painted with trailing morning glories on a milky white ground

Height 49 cm (19 inches) to top of fitting
Diameter 19 cm (7.5 inches)
French, Sèvres, circa 1840

Jean-François Robert (1778-1855) invented new techniques to improve the quality and durability of painting on opaline glass. He worked at the Sèvres Factory from 1806 1843, and then at the Baccarat and St. Louis factories from 1843 to 1855.

with modern gilt-wood base and wired with silk braided flex.

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