“FUSCHIA” shaped shade is covered with creamy-white lined, embroidered with blue, rose and gold flourishes. Fat, hand beaded tassels hang from the four inside corners of the shade/ This sets on a painted, large scale, carved wood floor lamp, also cream with blue, rose and gold accents.
74” / 188cm tall
Beautiful, openwork, floral based, painted metal floor lamp holds “WHIMSEY” shaped shade. Mauve silk with embroidery on top; and, mauve striped lame overlaid with beaded appliques in cuff. Large, embroidered appliques around the belly of the shade. Hand beaded fringe.
72” / 183cm tall
“KRISTINE” shaped shade, terra cotta toned, covered with silk cut velvet and silk brocade, then overlaid, in the center panels, with embroidered silk bird appliques. Hand beaded fringe. Painted metal floor lamp with green onyx base and exquisite, large bird finial.
73” / 185.5cm tall
White “MOSQUE” shaped shade is covered with luscious, gold couched, satin stitched and embroidered, Japanese kimono silk, depicting birds and flowers. Heavy gold metallic trim in cuff. Hand beaded fringe. This sets on a painted metal floor lamp with dangling prisms in stem and birds in base. Bird finial.
73” / 185.5cm tall
Ombre dyed from orange into blue, “WHOOP DE DOME” shaped shade is covered with antique gold metallic lace and then overlaid with several different silk embroidered appliques: parrots, flowers and flourishes. This shade hangs from an ornate, 1920’s, painted metal bridge lamp. An eagle-like bird alighting on the arm of the lamp, followed downwards by green glass tubes and 3D painted twined flowers around the stem.
62” / 157.5cm tall
Bright red “MOSQUE” shaped shade is covered with Indian, gold embroidered silk with large peacock appliques. Wide, gold metallic and chenille trim in cuff. Hand beaded fringe. This shade sets upon an unusual, painted red, fluted metal floor lamp with large,mushroom shaped base.
72” / 183cm
Ombre dyed, from tomato red into ecru, “LARGE CREST” shaped shade is covered with antique gold metallic lace on outer sides and a second metallic lace on the marquis shaped center panels, which are then overlaid with large, silk embroidered bird appliques. Hand beaded fringe. this shade sets on an elaborate, 1920’s, painted metal floor lamp with ribbon twisted accent and dangling jewels on the stem.
73” / 185cm tall
Ornate painted metal bridge lamp with 3D roses twining around stem of lamp; more bas-relief roses in base. “KATIE” shaped shade hangs from end of roses-encrusted arm. Shade is ombre dyed from red into green-gold, covered with gold metallic lace and overlaid with silk petit point embroidered appliques, depicting parrots and roses. Hand beaded fringe.
58” / 147cm tall
Ornate, 1920’s, painted metal floor lamp with “X” shaped base, holds “OLD HENRY” shade, ombre dyed from pale gold into faded brick-red. Sides are covered with leaf-patterned, antique gold metallic lace; front and back panels with red/gold lame overlaid with heavily embroidered applique work. Heavy, patterned trim in cuff. Hand beaded fringe.
66” / 168cm tall
Lavender, silk cut velvet “MUSHROOM” shaped shade, overlaid with hand-made, silk rosettes on upper half; heavy silk embroidered trim in cuff. Lovely, looped pattern beaded fringe. This hangs from really gorgeous, ornate painted metal bridge lamp with flower basket finial.
67” / 170cm tall
“LARGE TULIP” shaped shade is covered with finely embroidered silk satin depicting peacocks and foliage. This embroidery is outlined and detailed with glinty metallic threads. Hand beaded fringe around bottom edge of lamp. The shade sets on an ornate, painted metal floor lamp with carved wooden “shells” in the base.
72 1/2”, 184cm high
Pair SLANTED SCALLOPED CANDELABRA SHADES on pair extra tall, 1930’s, wrought iron floor lamps. Shades are custom fitted to present a right-and-left pair and follow the slant of the triple candelabra sockets of the lamps. They are covered with old silver lamp then overlaid with vintage beaded appliques and tassels, harvested from and Edwardian gown.
78”, 193cm high
CAMEO shade attached to fancy, painted metal bridge lamp. Shade is all dark wine-red silk, overlaid with various gold metallic laces and then with dark red, roses appliques. Hand beaded fringe hangs from bottom of shade.
ROYALTY shaped shade in softest, pastel fleshy-pink tones is covered with three different, heavily embroidered laces and silk textiles. Hand embroidered, silk rose appliques adorn front and back centers of shade. Pastel shades of powder pink and sea foam green, hand beaded fringe hangs from bottom of shade. This rests on marble based, painted metal floor lamp.
Double-tiered, cream colored, CHINOISERIE shade, is covered with fine silk lace, embroidered with Art Deco styled, gold, aqua and pink stylized flowers on lower half. Upper half (the “roof”) of the shade is covered with heavily embroidered, aqua silk, depicting oversized, metallic birds with glass eyes. Small embroidered Chinese silk appliques centered in each of the eight sections of the cuff; as well as 8 extra long, hand knotted , jewel-topped, cream silk tassels hanging from each point of the scalloped cuff. Shade rests on a deeply carved, painted floor lamp with fish in base and dragons crawling up stem.
Beautiful, painted metal floor lamp with large blossoms in base holds a BELLA ROSE shaped shade. Lining is ombre dyed from deep rose into cerulean blue then covered with fine Japanese, summer weight kimono silk on large sides with old green velvet in the small sides, then overlaid with large embroidered flower basket appliques done in bold colors. These same colors are reflected in the hand beaded fringe around the bottom of the shade.
68”, 173cm high
“FANCY CUBE” shaped shade is covered with two different French textiles; one is a tonal red silk jacquard featuring stylized roses in baskets. The second, on the bottom tier, is a printed cotton , very colorful, also featuring flowers in baskets. Around the belly of the cube shade are four hand-embossed, sheet-brass, cut-out “pictures” of stylized roses in baskets, one on each of the four sides. These originally came from very old lamp shade from France. Four fat little tassels hang from the four bottom corners and one beaded tassel hangs as the on/off pull.
Spectacular “WINDOW BOX OVAL” shaped shade has dyed rose colored silk lining overlaid with black lace and netting, shot with gold metallic embroidery. Overlaid on this ground are gobs and gobs of silk, hand embroidered roses in all tones of rose, red and pink with soft green leaves. Inside the windows are old, hand embroidered silk chenille floral appliques. Hand beaded fringe rims the bottom edge of shade. This sits upon a three-stemmed, painted wrought iron, art nouveau floor lamp that is twined around with hand made wrought iron roses.
“BABETTE” shaped shade, covered with embroidered lavender silk has softly detailed Chinese planter with foliage motif. Wide silver trim in cuff. Hand beaded fringe around bottom of shade. Sits on beautiful old painted metal floor lamp with lavender glass ball insert.
180 cm high, 57 cm wide.
Stately, painted metal, 1920’s bridge lamp holds “PROVINCIAL WINDOW” shaped shade. Dyed golden ochre and covered with various metallic laces; silk embroidered Fleur de lis appliques rest inside the two “windows” of the shade. Long, hand beaded fringe hangs from the bottom of the shade.
This very pretty, double armed floor lamp is painted in pink, mint green, turquoise and creamy white tones. From its central point sprouts a whimsical bouquet of painted metal flowers. The two original cone shaped shades have been recovered with ivory silk, then overlaid with metallic shot lace and extraordinary silk embroidered appliques. Long, patterned, hand beaded fringe hangs from the bottom edges of the shades.
Gorgeous, oval marble based floor lamp holds “LARGE OVAL” shaped shade. Upper half is covered with ivory silk embroidered with multicolored, lily-like flowers; cuff with silver metallic ribbon embroidered with silk flowers. Hand beaded fringe around bottom edge.
173 cm high, 62 cm wide.
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