WALL SCONCE | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-WALL SCONCE

Estimated value: 15,000—20,000 US$

Auction:
20th Century Decorative Arts

Sales date: 2007-03-31

Location:
New York

Lot number: 37

Design

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT

Architonic id

4107464

Patinated metal, glass and mica
7 1/4 x 9 x 10 1/2 in. (18.4 x 22.8 x 26.6 cm)

Provenance:
A California Collection
Hirschl & Adler, New York, 1992

Literature and References:
David A. Hanks, Frank Lloyd Wright: Preserving an Architectural Heritage: Decorative Designs from The Domino's Pizza Collection, New York, 1989, pp. 70-71 (for another example of this form and an in situ photograph showing examples of this model in the dining room of the Avery Coonley House, Riverside, IL, ca. 1907)
Joseph Connors, The Robie House of Frank Lloyd Wright, Chicago, 1984, p. 30 (for an in situ photograph showing examples of this model in the living room of the Frederick C. Robie House, Chicago, IL, ca. 1911)