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26 in. $12,000-15,000 202. Pair of Art Nouveau Mantel Lamps with Quezal Shades Bronze and art glass United States, early 20th century Each lamp fitted with three sockets with petal surround, one uplight and two pendant with gold iridescent signed Quezal shades, ribbed swollen stem flows to circular base, approx. ht. 28 3/4 in. $3,000-5,000 203. Pair of Caldwell & Co. Torchieres Bronze United States, early 20th century Original dark patina with single socket within flared cup, ribbed standard, tripartite base, each foot terminated by a frog held within talons, one cup with dent, wire and cord cut, ht.

Literature: G. 01, p. 204. $1,500-2,500 272A 268. G. Argy Rousseau Vase or Candleholder Pate-de-verre glass France, c. 1925 Amber-colored birds of prey on each side of the funnel-shaped vessel, on oval foot with impressed starburst design, signed on the side with impressed signature G. Argy-Rousseau, ht. 5 in. Literature: G. Argy Rousseau: Glassware As Art, by Janine BlochDermant, Catalogue Raisonné section, fig. 32, p. 214. $3,000-4,000 269. , ht. 4 in. $800-1,200 279 280 281 282 270. Steuben Plum Jade Vase Etched glass New York, 1904-25 Double acid-cut-back ovoid vase cased in amethyst and decorated with Asian medallions, flowers, and leaves against a scroll ground, signed with fleur-de-lis mark, some base wear, spot on rim were casing is visible, ht.

Art Deco Style Wall Mirror Wrought iron and mirror glass France, 20th century Arched rectangular form in a decorative iron framework, ht. 45, wd. 21 1/2 in. $250-350 294. Art Deco Occasional Table Cast brass and black glass Hexagonal black glass top in a decorative cast framework, with legs angled inward joined to a star-shaped medallion within a hexagon near base, ht. 18 7/8, wd. 20 1/2 in. $300-500 295. Louis Dage Art Deco Pottery Vase Decorated earthenware France, c. 1925 Narrow mouth on tapering cylindrical form decorated with green leaves and vines with bright blue berries on mottled blue-gray ground, signed L.

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