BIRMINGHAM GUILD OF HANDICRAFT (BGH) No. 44 Antique Art Nouveau/Arts and Crafts Copper & Brass Table Lamp or Wall Light with W.A.S. Benson Switch c.1905.
An extremely rare antique Art Nouveau/Arts and Crafts Birmingham Guild of Handicraft (BGH) No. 44 Copper & Brass Table Lamp or Wall Light by Arthur Stansfield Dixon, with beautifully crafted copper & brass shade & original W.A.S. Benson switch, Birmingham, England, c. 1905.
No.44 in the Birmingham Guild of Handicraft catalogue (source V&A museum).
The lamp is completely original & is made from intricate superbly finished brass components that are highly engineered, well designed & in excellent original condition.
Provenance: Madresfield Court country house, home of the Lygon family for six centuries, Malvern UK.
Highly rare & unseen in such excellent original condition.
Size: 41cm high x 26.5cm diameter.
Date: c. 1905
Marks: Impressed with B.G.H. mark.
Condition: In superb original condition, the lamp has been re-wired in our workshops with antique style braided silk twist flex and it is in working order ready to use.
Provenance: Madresfield Court, Malvern, UK.