Pair of French Mid-Century Nickel Pineapple Lamps by Maison Charles
An extremely good quality and stylish pair of French Mid Century nickel plated pineapple table lamps by Maison Charles. The lamps have three tiers of draping leaves with detailed pineapple body standing on cylindrical and square plinth bases.
The lamps have a single bulb holder with an inline switch and come with modern replacement grey linen drum lampshades with a brushed silver lining. The lamps have been cleaned and lacquered and they have been rewired and are in full working order.
Specialising in lighting and bronze works of art Maison Charles was established in Paris by Ernest Charles in 1908 and is renowned for its collectable artisan sculptures of lighting. In 1960 Christyane Charles created many signature pieces in a fresh new style including well known lamps such as the Ananas (pineapple), Epi de Maïs (corncob), Pomme de Pin (pine cone).
Height - 19 inches
Width - 5 inches
Depth - 5 inches
Measurements with lampshade
Height - 24 ½ inches
Width - 12 inches
Depth - 12 inches
Circa - 1960