John Grillo (American, 1917-2014)
Lamp and Shade objects handpainted in oil by the artist
Base circumferences: 7 inches dia ( at smallest) & 16 inches dia (base at largest area)
Shade circumferences: 20 inches dia (at smallest) & 24 inches dia (shade at widest area)
Total height, assembled from top to bottom: 48 inches
In excellent condition without any paint loss and all original hardware. Vibrant lush bright color throughout.
Scratch signed on lower base "Grillo 95"
Note: Grillo's rare handpainted objects were considered by him as sculptural rather than decorative or functional. See accompanying literature references. When the two elements are "pivoted" this sculptural object changes pallete per photographs.