John Morgan & Sons Table Lamp on Rookwood Base

From a RagoArts Auction

ROOKWOOD/MORGAN (Attrib.) Table lamp with a Rookwood Iris glaze factory lamp base painted by John D. Wareham with vertical panels of cyclamen, 1905. Complete with original converted oil font and topped by a Morgan leaded glass shade of same pattern.

A few short breaks to glass. Shade unmarked, base has flame mark/V/S/1738/J.D.W. To socket: 18" x 16""

This lamp, originally matched when made, is pictured in "Mosaic Shades," by Paul Crist, 2005, p. 115.




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