Handel Company designs in collections and at auction (2016)

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A. Handel & Company designs (1891-1936) in collections [1]

1890s

Table lamp

Possibly Handel Company. (c. 1890). Table lamp. Bronze, glass. (Accession nos. 81.15.45 A,B. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02105.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (1890-1915). Lamp. Brass, glass. (Accession no. JAGA 2001. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02650.)


1900s

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1900). Lamp. Glass, lead and bronze. (Accession no. 67.120.50. Viewed 16 March 2016. A00109.)

Lamp stand

Handel Company. (c. 1900). Bronze desk lamp stand. Bronze. (Accession no. 1977.164.2. Viewed 26 March 2017. A01791.)

Lamp

Attributed to Handel Company. (c. 1900). Lamp. (Accession no. 59.13. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02111.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1900). Table lamp. (Accession no. 85.20.3. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02104.)

Table lamp

Probably Handel Company. (c. 1900). Table lamp. Bronze, copper, glass. (Accession no. 81.15.43 a,b. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02120.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1900). Lamp. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. 62.121.64. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02141.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1900). Lamp [#5468]. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. 74.29.1. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02646.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1900-15). Lamp with web motif design shade. Multi-colored glass and metal. (Accession no. 2009.4.244. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00049.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (1900-20). Lamp. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. JAGA 1428. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02648.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1900-20). Lamp with water lily shade. Multi-colored glass and bronze. (Accession no. 2009.4.243. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00047.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (1900-30). Lamp. Blown glass, bronze. (Accession no. 62.233.1. Viewed 22 March 2017. A01767.)

Vase

Handel Company. (c. 1904-25). Teroma-enameled vase. Colorless glass; blown, tooled, "ice-chipped", enameled, fired. (Accession no. 2006.4.1. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00046.)

Lampshade

Handel Company. (1905-10). Lampshade, painted trees, green grass and small trees, yellow and orange sky, signed: "Handel Co. 5110 B". (Accession no. 80.007.045. Viewed 8 June 2016. A00755-07.)

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1910s

Pair of ceiling lamps

Handel Company. (c. 1910). Pair of ceiling lamps. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. 2000.23. Viewed 8 October 2016. A01202.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910). Table lamp. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. 78.145.1. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02118.)

Floor lamp

Handel Company. (1910). Floor lamp. Bronze. (Accession no. 75.76.3. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02649.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910-25). Lamp. Multi-colored glass with bronze base. (Accession no. 2009.4.246. Viewed 25 March 2016. B00048.)

Piano lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1915). Piano lamp. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. 2002.15.56. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02109.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (1915-25). Lamp. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. 74.138.18. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02647.)

Leohner-designed lamp

Handel Company (decorated by Gustave Leohner). (c. 1916). Lamp. Glass, paint, bronze, electrical fittings. (Accession no. 92.249a-c. Viewed 22 March 2016. B00021.)

Lamp shade

Handel Company. (c. 1917). Lamp shade. (Accession no. 42.1530. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02110.)


1920s

Jefferson-designed table lamp

Caril Jefferson for Handel Company. (c. 1920). Table lamp. (Accession no.65.109a,b. Viewed 7 June 2017. A02624.)

Table lamp

Attributed to Handel Company. (1920-30). Table lamp. Bronze, glass. (Accession no. 1996.18.4. Viewed 10 June 2017. A02651.)


n. d.

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp (with shade depicting palm trees). (Accession no. 64.166.85. Viewed 10 April 2017. A02133.)


B. Selected Handel & Company designs at leading auction houses (with photos) [2]


1900s

Floor lamp base

Handel Company. (1900-25). Floor lamp base. Patinated metal. (Viewed 13 August 2017. A02864.)

Floor lamp, geometric shade design

Handel Company. (1900-25). Floor lamp, geometric shade design. Slag glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 13 August 2017. A02865.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (1900-25). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 12 August 2017. A02862.)

Table lamp, model no. 6757

Handel Company. (1900-25). Table lamp, model no. 6757. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 12 August 2017. A02863.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (1900-25; first quarter 20th century). Table lamp. Obverse painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00157.)

Floor lamp

Handel Company. (1900-25; first quarter 20th century). "Bamboo Leaves" floor lamp. Overlaid glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00158.)

Floor lamp

Handel Company. (1900-25; first quarter 20th century). "Sunset Palm" floor lamp. Overlaid glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00159.)

Table lamp

Handel Company (unmarked). (1900-25; first quarter 20th century). Floral table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00160.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (1900-25; first quarter 20th century). Chinoiserie table lamp. Enameled glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00161.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (1900-25; first quarter 20th century). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00149.)

Table lamp shade

Attributed to Handel Company. (1900-50; first-half 20th century). Table lamp shade. Reverse-painted glass. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00175.)

Hanging lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1905). Hanging lamp. Patinated bronze mounting and enameled glass. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00170.)


1910s

Table lamp

Handel Company / Teco. (c. 1910). Table lamp. Leaded glass and glazed ceramic. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00143.)

"Wisteria" hanging lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910). Large "Wisteria" hanging lamp. Leaded glass and bronze. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00144.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910). Table lamp. Patinated metal, pianted glass. (Viewed 7 April 2016. D00008.)

Lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910). "Bird of paradise" lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 19 May 2016. E00004.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00021.)

Lamp shade

Handel Company. (c. 1910). "Egyptian" pattern shade. Leaded glass. (Viewed 6 May 2016. D00081.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910). Table lamp. Molded glass and metal. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00003.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1910). Table lamp. Reverse-painted shade, metal. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00130.)

Boudoir lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1911). Boudoir lamp. Obverse painted glass. (Viewed 22 April 2016. B00131.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (introduced c. 1911). Scenic table lamp. "Chipped ice" reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00145.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (Model introduced in 1911). Table lamp. Patinated metal, painted glass. (Viewed 7 April 2016. D00011.)

Cheney-designed table lamp

Rowena Cheney for Handel Company. (c. 1912). "Daffodil" table lamp. Obverse-painted "Teroma" glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00146.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1914). "Greek ruins" table lamp. Reverse-painted glass with "chipped ice" finish and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00171.)

Table lamp, model #6281

Handel Company. (c. 1914). Table lamp, model #6281. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 12 August 2017. A02861.)

Bedegie-designed lamp

Handel Company (painted by Henry Bedegie). (c. 1915). Lamp. Reverse-painted glass and gilt metal. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00005.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1915). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00147.)

Lamp base

Handel Company. (c. 1915). Mermaid and shell lamp base. Patinated bronze. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00162.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1915). "Water Lily" table lamp. Leaded glass and gilt metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00148.)

Floor lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1915). Floor lamp. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00024.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (1916). "Aquarium" table lamp no. 6393. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00150.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (model introduced 1916). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00172.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (model introduced 1916). "Aquarium" table lamp. Reverse-painted glass with "chipped ice" finish and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00173.)

Desk lamp no. 6577

Handel Company. (c. 1917). Adjustable desk lamp no. 6577. Reverse-painted frosted glass with "chipped" finish and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00151.)

Elk lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1917). Elk lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 4 April 2016. A00314.)

"Rose blossoms" table lamp model no. 6688

Handel Company. (c. 1919). "Rose blossoms" table lamp model no. 6688. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 22 April 2016. B00132.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1919). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 22 April 2016. B00133.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (introduced in 1919). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass, patinated metal. (Viewed 8 APR 2016. A00345.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (introduced in 1919). Table lamp. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00020.)

Pair of table lamps

Handel Company. (c. 1919). Pair of table lamps. Reverse-painted glass with ’chipped’ finish and patinated bronze. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00164.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (model introduced in 1919). Table lamp. Reverse painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00163.)


early
20th c.

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Interior-painted glass, patinated metal. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00131.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Interior-painted glass, patinated metal. (Viewed 23 May 2016. D00132.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Reverse painted glass and patinated metal landscape lamp (model no. 5937). (Viewed 6 January 2017. A01442.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Leaded glass and patinated metal lamp. (Viewed 6 January 2017. A01445.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Reverse painted glass and patinated metal ivy border lamp (model no. 6756). (Viewed 6 January 2017. A01446.)

Table lamp

Attributed to Handel Company. (early 20th century). Lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00006.)

Boudoir lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Boudoir lamp. Interior-painted glass. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00007.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Patinated metal and painted glass. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00008.)

Piano lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Piano lamp. Patinated metal and slag glass. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00009.)

Piano lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Piano lamp. Patinated metal. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00010.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Interior painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 18 December 2016. A01311.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 18 December 2016. A01312.)

Desk lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Desk lamp. Interior painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 18 December 2016. A01313.)

Floor lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Floor lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 December 2016. A01314.)

Lotus lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Lotus lamp. Glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 December 2016. A01315.)

Forest landscape table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Forest landscape table lamp. Interior painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 December 2016. A01316.)

Lamp base

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Lamp base. Patinated metal. (Viewed 18 May 2016. E00011.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Reverse-painted lampshade and base. Glass, metal. (Viewed 6 May 2016. D00084.)


1920s

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated bronze. (Viewed 22 April 2016. B00134.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00025.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass, patinated metal. (Viewed 8 April 2016. A00343.)

Bedigie-designed table lamp

Henry Bedigie for Handel Company. (c. 1920). Reverse painted glass and patinated metal roses table lamp (model no. 6941). (Viewed 6 January 2017. A01444.)

Wisteria lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Wisteria lamp. Patinated metal, leaded glass. (Viewed 7 April 2016. D00010.)

Bailey-painted table lamp

Handel Company (shade painted by John Bailey). (c. 1920). Landscape table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 4 April 2016. A00313.)

"Tulip" lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1923). "Tulip" lamp. Reverse-painted and etched "Teroma" glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00152.)

Cunette-decorated boudior lamp

Arthur Cunette for Handel Company. (c. 1923). "Parrot" boudoir lamp. Reverse-painted etched glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00153.)

Boudoir lamp

Handel Company. (model introduced in 1923). Boudoir lamp. Reverse-painted glass with "chipped ice" finish, patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00165.)

"Birds of Paradise" table lamp

Handel Company. (design introduced 1923). "Birds of Paradise" table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00154.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1924). Table lamp. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00022.)

"Country scene" table lamp model no. 7118

Handel Company. (c. 1924). "Country scene" table lamp, model no. 7118. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 21 April 2016. B00129.)

Table lamp, model no. 7122

Handel Company. (model introduced in 1924). Table lamp, model no. 7122. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00019.)

Table lamp, shade depicting winter landscape

Handel Company. (c. 1925). Table lamp, shade depicting winter landscape. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00155.)

"Poppy" table lamp, model no. 7816

Handel Company. (c. 1928). "Poppy" table lamp, model no. 7816. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 22 April 2016. B00130.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (c. 1920s). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 23 April 2016. B00156.)

Palme-decorated table lamp, model no. 7555

Handel Company (decorated by Joseph or Mary Palme). (1900-25; first quarter 20th century). Table lamp, model no. 7555. Acid etched and painted glass, patinated metal. (Viewed 6 January 2017. A01443.)


n. d.

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated - "20th century"). Table lamp. (Viewed 7 April 2016. D00005.)

Chandelier

Handel Company. (undated). Chandelier. Obverse painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 6 May 2016. D00085.)

Piano lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Piano lamp. Reverse-painted, bronzed metal. (Viewed 6 April 2016. A00338.)

Tobacco humidor

J. Brown for Handel Company. (undated). Tobacco humidor. Glass. (Viewed 6 May 2016. D00082.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Bent glass panels and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00176.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00177.)

Flower vase

Handel Company. (undated). Flower vase. (Viewed 6 May 2016. D00083.)

Table lamp

Attributed to Handel Company. (undated). "Landscape" table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00178.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Leaded glass and bronze. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00179.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated). "Dafodil" table lamp. Bronze, leaded glass. (Viewed 8 April 2016. A00342.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Cased glass, patinated metal. (Viewed 8 April 2016. A00344.)

Floor lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Floor lamp. Reverse-painted glass, patinated metal. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00014.)

Table lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. (Viewed 9 April 2016. D00023.)

Desk lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Desk lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated-metal. (Viewed 6 April 2016. A00339.)

Boudoir lamp

Handel Company. (undated). Boudoir lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 6 April 2016. A00340.)

Table lamp model no. 6688, circa 1

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp model no. 6688, circa 1. Reverse-painted glass, bronze. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00166.)

"Daffodil" table lamp model no. 7122

Albert for Handel Company. (undated). "Daffodil" table lamp model no. 7122. Reverse-painted glass and metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00167.)

Table lamp model no. 6688

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp model no. 6688. Reverse-painted glass and metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00168.)

Table lamp no. 6034

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp no. 6034. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Viewed 27 April 2016. B00169.)


Footnotes:
[1] This dating "1891-1936" comes from Tobin, Diane. (2012). The Meriden Flint Glass Company: An abundance of glass. (See appendix: Meriden Glass Companies). Charleston, SC: The History Press. (ISBN 978.1.61423.833.1). Viewed 24 May 2016. [A00696]

[2] The compilation of designs at auction took place in March-April 2016.



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