The Reference Library of Jonny’s Antiques – Part I Online Auction

April 28, 2016

LOT 49

Lot 49

Lamps and Lighting (17 volumes)

Lamps and Lighting (17 volumes)
Lot 49 Details
Lamps and Lighting (17 volumes)

Grant, Joanne, The Painted Lamps of Handel
St. Aubin, Louis, Pairpoint Lamps A Collector’s Guide
Wells, Stanley, Period Lighting
Russell, Loris, A Heritage of Light
Thwing, Leroy, Old Lamps of Central Europe and Other Lighting Devices
Caspall, John, Fire & Light in the Home pre-1820
Country House Lighting 1660-1890
Thuro, Catherine Oil Lamps II Glass Kerosene Lamps
Thuro, Catherine, Oil Lamps 3 Victorian Kerosene Lighting 1860-1900
Smith, Frank & Ruth, Miniature Lamps
Delmore, Mrs. Edward, Victorian Miniature Oil Lamps
MacSwiggan, Amelia E., Fairy Lamps Evening’s Glow of Yesteryear
Ruf, Bob & Pat, Fairy Lamps Elegance in Candle Lighting
Samuel Clarke’s Fairy Lamps (catalogue reprint)
Maril, Nadja, American Lighting 1840-1940
Bacot, H. Parrott, Nineteenth Century Lighting Candle-powered Devices 1783-1883
Myers, Denys Peter, Picture Book of Authentic Mid-Victorian Gas Lighting Fixtures, A Reprint of the Historic Mitchell, Vance & Co. catalog, ca.1876

Estimate $30-$50

Realised: $144
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?


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LOT 49

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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