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Lamp: "Nude Walking in Tall Grass"

Figure of female nude in metal with headdress of white glass shade with applied red and blue streaks. Three tall pieces of grass (metal) surround the figure. All are attached to a white Vitrolite base supported by four brass knobs.

Inscription

Stamped on ankle: "Dailey"

Provenance

Private collection of Andrea and Charles Bronfman

Credit Line

Gift of Andrea and Charles R. Bronfman

1993

Object Place

Kensington, New Hampshire, United States

Dimensions

77.47 x 55.88 x 15.24 cm (30 1/2 x 22 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

1999.533

Medium or Technique

Steel; fabricated, patinated and gold plated bronze; cut and polished white Vitrolite base, blown glass shade

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass