Citation

Material Information

Title:
Decorative floor lamp [photograph]
Creator:
Antal Megyer-Meyer ( Other Relation )
Place of Publication:
Budapest
Creation Date:
circa 1911
Materials:
photographic emulsion
paper
Measurements:
15-7/8 x 10-3/4 Dimensions, mounted in
11-1/4 x 4-3/8 Dimensions, sheet in
40.3 x 27.3 Dimensions, mounted cm
28.6 x 11.1 Dimensions, sheet cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Lighting/Lighting Design
Christian Art and Symbolism
Interior Decoration
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Interior Design
Genre:
photograph

Notes

Content description:
Black and white photograph depicting a decorative metal standing light with pointed base consisting of grotesque animal and floral motif. Stem of fixture has panels containing scrolls spaced between studded rods supporting a dome of geometric metalwork from which extend three (visible) lanterns. Underneath each of the lamps is a metal scroll from which an ornament featuring a cutout of a Patriarchal cross is suspended. Situated at the top of the dome is another of the lamps, all of which are made of glass supported by a metal frame and have lids featuring a cross at their peak.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection ( The Wolfsonian FIU Objects Collection )
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
TD1992.78.36 ( accession number )
Classification:
Photographic Materials

Wolfsonian Membership

Aggregations:
Museum Objects of The Wolfsonian - FIU