Bradley & Hubbard designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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A. Bradley & Hubbard (active 1854-1940) designs in collections [1]

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1850s

Shelf clock

Probably Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1850-70). Shelf clock. Cast iron; wood (plant material); brass (alloy); steel (alloy). Object ID no. 29.865.1. (Viewed 11 March 2016. A00046.)

Clock

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1857). Clock. Brass, iron, glass. Accession no. 62.38.15. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02573.)


1860s

Shelf clock

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1860). Shelf clock. Brass, cast iron, glass. Accession no. 77.90.2. Viewed 2 September 2017. G00124.)

Clock

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1860). Clock. Brass, iron, glass. Accession no. 62.38.14. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02572.)

Hand mirror

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1860-75). Hand mirror. Bronze-plated cast iron. (Accession no. SI.2006.031. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00146.)

Three call bells

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1863-74). Call bells (3 examples). Silver plated brass. (Accession nos. SI.2003.053-4; SI.1995.034. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00146.)

Novelty clock

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1865). Novelty clock, "Winker". Brass (movement material); iron (case material); paint (case material). (Accession no: 233061. Viewed 10 March 2016. A00001.)

Match safe

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1868). Match Safe. Cast iron. (Accession no. SI.1989.056. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00038.)

Match safe

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1868-80). Match Safe. Cast iron. (Accession no. SI.2003.050. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00038.)

Match safe

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1868-80). Match Safe [in the shape of a large fly]. Cast iron. (Accession no. SI.2003.067. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00038.)


1870s

Shelf clock

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1870). Shelf clock. Brass, cast iron, glass. (Accession no. 77.90.1. Viewed 2 September 2017. G00123.)

Hanging oil lamp

Possibly Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1870-80). Hanging oil lamp. Cast iron, glass. Accession no. 2014.10.1. (Viewed 25 May 2016. A00700.)

Kerosene lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1870-90). Kerosene lamp. Metal, glass, floral shade. Accession no. 63.8.1. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02574.)

Bookend

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1870-1900). Bookend (bull terrier dog). Iron. Accession no. 1989.100.0. (Viewed 18 July 2016. AAA00033-07.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Oil chandelier

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1871). Oil chandelier. Cast iron, brass and glass. (Accession no. SI.1971.094. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Plant stand

Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1875). Plant stand. Brass. (Accession no. 1985.25. Viewed 7 April 2016. B00112-08; A02439.)

  • Offline - Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford.

Stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. / attr. to Meriden Flint Glass Company. Stand, (1875-1890). Brass, ceramic, glass. (Accession no. 78.214. Viewed 13 November 2016. AAA00426-34.)

Kerosene lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1875-1900). Kerosene lamp. Brass, glass. (Accession no. 2001.0.21. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02125.)

Kerosene lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1880-1900). Kerosene lamp. Brass, porcelain, glass. Accession no. 63.8.3A-E. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02575.)


1880s

Lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1880). Lamp. Copper, brass, silver plate, glass. (Accession no. 2002.22. Viewed 15 March 2016. A00096.)

Mirrored wall sconce

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1880). Brass, glass. (Accession no. SI.2004.024. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Paper weight

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1880). Paper weight. Cast iron. (Accession nos. SI.1999.042. (Viewed 11 March 2016. A00028.)

Stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1880-85). Stand (Aesthetic style). Cast brass, machine-pressed stoneware, polychrome enamels. (Viewed 17 July 2016. AAA00033-20.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Card stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1880-85). Card stand. Brass, earthenware. (Accession no. 2008.572.1. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00020.)

Gas chandelier

Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1880-85). Gas chandelier. Brass, ceramic, and glass. (Accession no: 1976.64. Viewed 21 March 2016. B00017.)

Plant stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (and Longwy Faience Company). (1880-85). Plant stand. Brass, glazed earthenware. (Object no. 2005.157. Viewed 10 March 2016. A00002.)

Table

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (and Longwy Faience Company). (1880-85). Table. Brass, earthenware. (Accession no. 96.6. Viewed 15 March 2016. A00099.)

Table

Attributed to Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1880-85). Table. Brass, silver plate. (Viewed 20 May 2017. DM.) [2]

  • Offline - Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama.

Plant stand

Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (undated). Stand. Ceramic, enamel, brass. (Accession no. 1905.1605. Viewed 7 April 2016. B00112-01; A02439.)

Ewer

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1880-1890). Ewer. Cast iron. pot metal. (Accession no.: SI.2003.056. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00045.)

Floor lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1880-1900). Floor lamp (converted from kerosene to electric). Metal, silk, velvet. Accession no. 59.569. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02571.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1881). Oil lamp, wall bracket. Cast iron and glass. (Accession no. SI.1989.058. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1883). Oil lamp [with cast figure]. Cast zinc, glass font. (Accession no. SI.1974.192. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Oil chandelier

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1883). Cast iron, brass and glass. (Accession no. SI.1989.037. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (and Longwy Faience Company, Longwy, France). (1885). Stand. Brass, glazed earthenware. (Accession no: 1998.45. Viewed 10 March 2016. A00003.)

Frame

Attributed to Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1885). Frame. Brass. (Accession no. 2003.11.1-2. Viewed 15 March 2016. A00106.)

Sconce

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1885). Sconce. Patinated copper, silver-plated brass, and glass. (Accession no. 2011.9. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00022; A00036.)

Letter holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1885). Letter holder. Cast iron. (Accession no. SI.1991.005. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00025.)

Kerosene lamp heater

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (after 1885). Kerosene lamp heater. (Accession no. 1954.601. Viewed 28 April 2016. D00077.)

Fire tools and stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1885). Fire tools and stand. Cast iron. (Accession no. SI.1989.040 abcd. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00024.)

Inkstand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1885). Inkstand. Cast iron, brass. (Accession no. SI.1989.057. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00026.)

Fire tools and stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1885). Fire tools and stand (Aesthetic Movement). Cast iron. (Accession no. SI.2003.066 abc. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00024.)

Candlestick holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1885-1900). Candlestick holder. Iron. (Accession no. SI.2006.071. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Candlesticks

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1886). Candlesticks. Copper, brass, silver plate. (Accession no. 2012.8.1-2. Viewed 15 March 2016. A00105.)

Andirons

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. / designed by F. Robert Seidensticker. (c. 1886). Andirons. Cast iron, copper with brass plating. (Accession no. 2003.10a-b. Viewed 15 March 2016. A00098.)

Two pairs, andirons

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1886). Two pairs, andirons, Aesthetic Movement. Cast iron. Accession nos. SI.2004.014 a&b; SI.2004.015 a&b. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00023.)

Two pairs, andirons

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1886-1900). Two pairs, andirons (one pair depicting dolphins). Cast iron. (Accession nos. SI.2004.038 a&b; SI.2004.042 a&b. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00023.)


1890s

Shelf clock

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890). Shelf clock. Brass, iron, enamel, glass, mother of pearl. Accession no. 82.36.2. Viewed 2 September 2017. G00125.)

Lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890). Lamp. Accession no. JAGA 874. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02581.)

Inkstand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890). Inkstand. Cast iron, embossed glass font with lid. (Accession no. SI.2003.055. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00026.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890). Oil lamp. Brass, cast iron, original green and white case glass shade. (Accession no. SI.1988.044. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Standish

Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890). Standish. Silver-plated bronze, pressed glass. (Accession no. 1985.45. Viewed 7 April 2016. B00112-07.)

  • Offline - Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT.

Chandelier

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890-1900). Chandelier. Brass, glass. Accession no. 76.32. Newark Museum, NJ — offline. Updated 20 May 2017. [AAA00426-32; A02451]

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890-1900). Oil lamp. Copper plated brass, wrought iron. (Accession no. SI.2003.057. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Two match box holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1890-1900). Two match box holders. Cast iron. (Accession nos. SI.2003.051-2. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00039.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1892-1900). Oil lamp. Brass, zinc, stone. (Accession no. SI.2006.060. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Architectural metalwork installation

New find by Design Meriden (2 March 2016).

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1893). Staircase, metalwork on mezzanine, more designs to be determined. Site: James Blackstone Memorial Library, Branford, CT. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00021.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1895). Oil lamp. Cast zinc, onyx, brass. (Accession no. SI.1988.041. Viewed 27 May 2016. A00148.)

Lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1895). Center draught parlor lamp. Brass, iron. (Accession no. 1977.79.3. Viewed 26 March 2017. A01795.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1895). Oil lamp. Nickel-plated brass. (Accession no. SI.2003.063. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Two pairs, andirons

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1895). Two pairs, andirons (Arts & Crafts Style and Aesthetic Movement). Cast iron. Accession nos. SI.1989.039 a&b; SI.1989.055 a&b. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00023.)

Kerosene lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1896-1900). Kerosene lamp. (Accession no. H.1981.158.4. Viewed 5 June 2017. A02595.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1897). Oil lamp. Brass, green and white case glass shade. (Accession no. SI.1966.079. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1899). Lamp. Brass, glass, marble. (Accession no. 73.486A-G. Viewed 13 November 2016. AAA00426-24; A02450.)


1900s

Kerosene lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Kerosene lamp. Brass, glass. Accession no. 63.8.226-A. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02576.)

Four individual candlestick holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Four individual candlestick holders (Arts & Crafts Style). Brass, cast iron, zinc. (Accession nos. SI.2006.033; SI.2006037-39. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Oil lamp with shade holder. Nickel-plated brass. (Accession no. SI.2003.064a&b. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Lamp

Weller Pottery / Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Lamp. Glazed earthenware, glass. (Accession no. 1986.101.2a-d. Viewed 27 March 2017. A01817.)

Lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Double arm student lamp. Brass (alloy); cased glass. (Object no. 32.755.1. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00047.)

Gas lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Gas lamp. Cast iron, brass, original slag glass shade. (Accession no. SI.1991.016. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Electric lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Electric lamp. Cast iron, brass. (Accession no. SI.1998.003. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Two pairs, andirons

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Two pairs, andirons (Arts & Crafts Style; Colonial Revival style). Cast iron. Accession nos. SI.1990.029 a&b; SI.2003.065 a&b. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00023.)

Kerosene lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Kerosene lamp. Brass, glass. Accession no. 63.8.226-B. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02577.)

Inkwell

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Inkwell. Bronze. Accession no. 63.106.127. (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02578.)

Ash tray

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Ash tray (Art Nouveau style). Iron. Accession no. 64.110.29(b). (Viewed 10 April 2017. A02580.)

Table lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1900-10). Table lamp (Art Nouveau). Bronze, glass, copper. Accession no. L 1577. (Viewed 10 April 2017. A02582.)

Pair of candlestick holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-20). Pair of candlestick holders (Arts & Crafts Style). Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.040 a&b. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Four individual candlestick holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-20). Four individual candlestick holders (two in Arts & Crafts Style). Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.041-044. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Tray

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-20). Tray. Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.072. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00146.)

Picture frame

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-20). Picture frame [in an unusual style]. Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.028. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00146.)

Inkstand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-20). Inkstand (Art Nouveau Style). Brass. (Accession no. SI.1991.006. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00026.)

Match safe

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1900-20). "Beetle" match safe. (Accession no. 2005.37.2. Viewed 18 July 2016. AAA00033-09.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Candelabrum

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-30). Candelabrum. Brass, zinc, iron. (Accession no: SI.2006.057. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Pair of candlestick holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-34). Pair of candlestick holders. Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.056. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Two individual candlesticks holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-34). Two individual candlestick holders (Art Nouveau). Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.050; SI.2006.070. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Two wall sconces

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900-40). Two wall sconces. Zinc, brass, iron. (Accession no. SI.2006.061-62. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1901-20). Oil lamp. Nickel-plated brass. (Accession no. SI.2003.014. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Oil lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1905). Oil lamp. Nickel-plated brass, original blown glass shade. (Accession no. SI.1989.041. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00148.)

Two pairs of candlestick holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1909-30). Two pairs of candlestick holders (Colonial Revival and Arts & Crafts Style). Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.045 a&b; SI.2006.046 a&b. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Candlestick holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1909-30). Candlestick holder (Arts & Crafts Style). Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.047. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)


1920s

Six pairs of bookends

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1920). Six pairs of bookends (bust of Shakespeare; early American sign board; architectural memorial; Temple of Isis (Egypt); Bramshill House (England); Sheraton chair back). Cast iron. (Accession nos. SI.1991.003 a & b; SI.1992.015 a & b; SI.1991.014 a & b; SI.1991.015 a & b; SI.2003.061 a & b; SI.2003.062 a & b. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00037.)

Two individual bookends

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1920). Two individual bookends (depicting iconic columns; architectural memorial). Cast iron. (Accession nos. SI.2003.059; SI.2003.060. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00037.)

Pen tray

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1920). Pen tray, Arts & Crafts Style. Brass. (Accession no. SI.1991.008. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00027.)

Ten vases

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1920-40). Ten vases. Brass. (Accession nos. SI.1991.011-13; SI.2006-036; SI.2006-058; SI.2006.063-67. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00043.)

Four desk sets

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Four desk sets (including one in Art Deco style). Brass, glass. (Accession no. SI.2006.005a-f; SI.2006.09a-c; SI2006.010.a&b; SI2006.011.a-g. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00030.)

Three pen trays

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Three pen trays (rectangular, oblong, and oval). Brass. Accession nos. SI.2006.014-015 & .017. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00027.)

Two ewers

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1920-40). Two ewers. Brass. Variable dimensions. (Accession nos. SI.2006.059; SI.2006.76. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00044.)

Pair of bookends

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1928-40). Pair of bookends. Cast iron. Accession no. 2015.3040.1-2. (Viewed 6 May 2017. A02374.)


1930s

Bookends

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930). Lincoln Memorial (pair of models), bookends. Metal. (Call no. NA44.B1282.25 L5 1930a. Viewed 30 April 2016. A00496.)

Bookend

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930). Temple of Saturn (model), bookend. Metal, felt, paper. (Call no. NA323 .T466 1930. Viewed 30 April 2016. A00494.)

Bookends

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930). Temple of Isis (model), bookends. Metal, rubber. (Call no. NA216.P4 T3 1930. Viewed 30 April 2016. A00495.)

Three inkstands

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Three inkstands. Brass, glass. (Accession no. SI2006.002; SI2006.019; SI2006.020. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00026.)

Caster

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Caster. Brass, porcelain. (Accession no: SI.2006.003. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00146.)

Calendar holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Calendar holder. Brass. (Accession nos: SI.2006.018. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00031.)

Pencil holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Pencil holder. Brass. (Accession nos: SI.2006.005. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00029.)

Seven pairs of candlestick holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Seven pairs of candlestick holders (Colonial Revival). Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.034 a&b; SI.2006.035 a&b; SI.2006.048 a&b; SI.2006.049 a&b; SI.2006.051 a&b; SI.2006.052 a&b; SI.2006.055 a&b. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Four individual candlestick holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Four individual candlestick holders (Colonial Revival). Brass, zinc. (Accession nos. SI.2006.053-054; SI.2006.068-069. Viewed 26 March 2016. A00147.)

Bookrack

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Bookrack. Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.024. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00032.)

Magazine rack

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Magazine rack. Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.025. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00033.)

String holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). String holder. (Accession no.: SI.2006.029. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00034.)

Note pad holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Note pad holder. Brass. (Accession no. SI.2006.032. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00035.)

Four letter holders

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Four letter holders. Brass. (Accession no. SI2006.007; SI2006.008; SI2006.012; SI2006.013. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00025.)

Two ash trays

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Two ash trays. Brass. (Accession nos. SI.1991.009; SI.2006.004. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00040.)

Cigarette box

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Cigarette box. Brass, wood. (Accession no. SI.1991.010. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00041.)

Two humidors

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1930-40). Two humidors. Brass. (Accession nos. SI.2006.026-027. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00042.)

Bookend

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1934). Bookend. Cast iron. (Accession no. SI.2003.058. Viewed 11 March 2016. A00037.)

Lighting installation

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1937). Five-chandelier installation. St. Thomas More Chapel, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Viewed 17 June 2017. [A02737-38].


1940s

Centerpiece

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1940). Centerpiece. (Accession no. 1995.122.1a,b. Viewed 18 July 2016. AAA00033-08.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.


n. d.

Kerosene lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (undated). Kerosene lamp. (Accession no. 1975.476. Viewed 6 April 2017. A01813.)

Flame spreader

Bradley & Hubbard. (undated). Flame spreader. Accession no. 1954.1601.3373. (Viewed 6 April 2017. A01812.)

Pair of biers

Bradley & Hubbard. (undated). Pair of biers (Victorian style). Brass. (Accession no. 1994.128.2a,b. viewed 18 July 2016. AAA00033-05.)

  • Offline - Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford.

Match holder

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (undated). Match holder. Brass. Accession no. 64.110.29(a). (Viewed 1 June 2017. A02579.)


B. Selected Bradley & Hubbard designs at leading auction houses (with photos) [3]

1860s

Novelty clock

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (mid-19th century). "Blinking eye" novelty clock. Patinated cast iron. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00135.)


1880s

Stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1880). Aesthetic brass and Longwy pottery stand. Brass, pottery. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00136.)

Stand

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1880). Aesthetic brass and Longwy pottery pedestal. Brass, pottery. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00137.)

Pair of mounted baluster vases

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (late 19th century). Pair of mounted baluster vases. Brass and gilt bronze. (Viewed 6 May 2016. B00189.)


1900s

Pair of andirons

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1900). Pair of andirons. Painted cast iron. (Viewed May 2016. D00127.)

Owl lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (1900-25). Owl lamp. (Viewed 4 April 2016. B00094.)


1910s

Table lamp

Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1910). Table lamp. Red paint, cast iron, mica shade. (Viewed 10 April 2016. A00357.)

Boudoir lamp base

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1915). Boudoir lamp base. Patinated metal. (Viewed May 2016. D00126.)

Lamp base

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Lamp base. Shade made by artist/maker unknown. Bronze, colored glass shade, lead. (Accession number: 1953-43-1a,b. Viewed 10 March 2016. A00004.)

Pair of three-light girandole mirrors

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Pair of three-light girandole mirrors. Gilt metal. (Viewed 8 May 2016. D00106.)

Table lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Patinated metal, slag glass. (Viewed 8 May 2016. D00107.)

Table lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Mica and brass. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00138.)

Table lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Patinated metal, green slag glass. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00139.)

Art and crafts lantern

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Arts and crafts lantern. Copper, colored glass. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00140.)

Arts & Crafts hammered lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Arts & Crafts hammered lamp. (Viewed 8 May 2016. D00108.)

Two table lamps

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (early 20th century). Two table lamps. Metal and slag glass. (Viewed May 2016. D00129.)


1920s

Table lamp

Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (c. 1920). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass, metal. (Viewed 10 April 2016. A00356.)

Table lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (first quarter 20th century). Table lamp. Patinated metal, carmel slag glass. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00141.)

Table lamp

Bradley and Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (first-half 20th century). Table lamp. (Viewed 10 April 2016. A00358.)


n. d.

Pair of candlesticks

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (undated). Figural bank in the form of a squire with blinking eyes. Paint, cast iron. (Viewed 8 May 2016. D00109.)

Pair of candlesticks

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (undated). Pair of candlesticks. Brass. (Viewed May 2016. D00110.)

Lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (undated). Lamp. Polychromed metal, leaded slag glass. (Viewed 8 May 2016. D00105.)

Banquet lamp

Bradley & Hubbard Manufacturing Co. (undated). Banquet lamp. (Viewed May 2016. D00128.)


C. Bradley & Hubbard designs in exhibitions

1860s 1867 (specific dates unknown). American Institute Fair, New York.


1870s 10 May - 10 November 1876. Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia.


1880s 1 October 1880 - 30 April 1881. Melbourne International Exhibition, Australia.


1900s 30 April - 1 December 1904. Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, Missouri. (Bradley & Hubbard electric lighting fixtures installed in the State Building of Connecticut).


1930s 5 November 1934 - 6 January 1935. Contemporary American industrial art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.


1980s 23 October 1986 - 11 January 1987. In pursuit of beauty: Americans and the Aesthetic Movement at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. (Viewed 3 July 2016. A00721; A00976-77.)


1990s 25 January - 4 May 1997. Slivers of light: Rich cut oil lamps at the Museum of American Glass, Millville, NJ. [Including designs by the J. D. Bergen Co.; burners / oil pots included in glass designs by Bradley & Hubbard and Edward Miller & Co.] (DM. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00757-58; A02454.)

2 May - 31 October 1999; 18 February - 28 May 2000. Masterpieces of American furniture from the Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute. Curated by Anna Tobin D’Ambrosio. Utica, New York; Cincinnati Art Museum. [Including a stand design by Bradley & Hubbard.] (DM. Viewed 25 June 2016. A00959-61.)


2000s 2 October 2005 - 19 March 2006; 12 July - 14 October 2007. A Brass Menagerie: Metalwork of the Aesthetic Movement. Curated by Anna Tobin D’Ambrosio. Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute Museum of Art, Utica, New York; Bard Graduate Center Gallery, New York, NY. (DM; Viewed 10 March 2016. A00008-09.)


2010s November 5, 2010 - mid-May 2012. Bradley and Hubbard: Masters of Metal Work. Castle Collection, Smithsonian, Washington, DC. (Viewed 10 March 2016. A00007.)

2 September 2011 - 1 April 2012. 19th-Century Modern at Brooklyn Museum, New York. (Viewed 10 March 2016. A00006.)

5 July 2013 - 6 December 2015. 19th-Century Modern at Brooklyn Museum, New York. (Viewed 10 March 2016. A00005.)


Footnotes:
[1] Regarding "active 1854-1940", see D’Ambrosio, Anna Tobin. (2005). Brass menagerie: Metalwork of the aesthetic movement. Utica, NY: Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute. (ISBN: 0915895293), p. 33. [A00692]

[2] Ibid, p. 34. [A00097]

[3] The compilation of objects at auction took place in March-April 2016.



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