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

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

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.)

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.)

Handel Company. (c. 1917). Adjustable desk lamp no. 6577. Reverse-painted frosted glass with ’chipped’ finish and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th Century Decorative Arts (11 MAR 2004). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00151]

Handel Company. (c. 1917). Elk lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th century design (28 MAR 2008). Viewed 4 April 2016. [A00314]

Handel Company. (c. 1919). "Rose blossoms" table lamp model no. 6688. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th Century Design (17 MAR 2010). Viewed 22 April 2016. [B00132]

Handel Company. (c. 1919). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th Century Design (28 MAR 2008). Viewed 22 April 2016. [B00133]

Handel Company. (introduced in 1919). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass, patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts. (6 JUN 2001). [A00345]

Handel Company. (introduced in 1919). Table lamp. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (9 JUN 1999). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00020]

Handel Company. (c. 1919). Pair of table lamps. Reverse-painted glass with ’chipped’ finish and patinated bronze. Sotheby’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (11 MAR 2004). Viewed 27 April 2016. [B00164]

Handel Company. (model introduced in 1919). Table lamp. Reverse painted glass and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (9 JUN 1999). Viewed 27 April 2016. [B00163]


early
20th c.

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Interior-painted glass, patinated metal. Bonhams Los Angeles - 20th century decorative arts featuring contemporary studio works (22 SEP 2008). Viewed 23 May 2016. [D00131]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Interior-painted glass, patinated metal. Bonhams New York - 20th century decorative arts (17 DEC 2008). Viewed 23 May 2016. [D00132]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. Christie’s London - Christie’s Interiors (06 SEP 2011). Viewed 27 April 2016). [B00174]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Reverse painted glass and patinated metal landscape lamp (model no. 5937). Bonhams Los Angeles - The elegant home (7 MAR 2016). Viewed 6 January 2017. [A01442]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Leaded glass and patinated metal lamp. Bonhams Los Angeles - Period art and design (7 SEP 2014). Viewed 6 January 2017. [A01445]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Reverse painted glass and patinated metal ivy border lamp (model no. 6756). Bonhams Los Angeles - 20th century decorative arts (16 APR 2014). Viewed 6 January 2017. [A01446]

Attributed to Handel Company. (early 20th century). Lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. Bonhams Los Angeles- 20th Century furniture & decorative arts (19 SEP 2005). Viewed 18 May 2016. [E00006]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Boudoir lamp. Interior-painted glass. Bonhams Los Angeles - 20th century furniture and decorative arts (3 OCT 2006). Viewed 18 May 2016. [E00007]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Lamp. Patinated metal and painted glass. Bonhams Los Angeles - 20th century decorative arts (24 SEP 2007). Viewed 18 May 2016. [E00008]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Piano lamp. Patinated metal and slag glass. Bonhams Los Angeles - Sunset estate auction (16-17 SEP 2007). Viewed 18 May 2016. [E00009]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Piano lamp. Patinated metal. Bonhams Los Angleles - Sunset estate auction (21 OCT 2007). Viewed 18 May 2016. [E00010]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Interior painted glass and patinated-metal lamp. Bonhams Los Angeles - Sunset Estate Auction (19 APR 2009). Viewed 18 December 2016. [A01311]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Leaded glass and patinated metal lamp. Bonhams Los Angeles - 20th century decorative arts (29 SEP 2009). Viewed 18 December 2016. [A01312]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Interior painted glass and patinated metal adjustable desk lamp. Bonhams Los Angeles - The JZ Knight Collection (27 SEP 2009). Viewed 18 December 2016. [A01313]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Patinated metal harp form floor lamp with unique leaded glass shade. Bonhams Los Angeles - The JZ Knight Collection (27 SEP 2009). Viewed 23 December 2016. [A01314]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Glass and patinated metal Lotus lamp. Bonhams Los Angeles - Art + decor (14 DEC 2015). Viewed 23 December 2016. [A01315]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Interior painted glass and patinated metal Forest Landscape lamp. Bonhams Los Angeles - The elegant home (7 MAR 2016). Viewed 23 December 2016. [A01316]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Lamp. Patinated metal and leaded glass shade. Bonhams Los Angeles - Sunset estate auction (20 JAN 2008). Viewed 18 May 2016. [E00011]

Handel Company. (early 20th century). Reverse-painted lampshade and base. Glass, metal. Christie’s New York - Interiors (13-14 JAN 2015). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00084]


1st Q
20th c.

Rowena Carter for Handel Company. (first quarter 20th century). Table lamp. Obverse painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade furniture, decorative works of art & carpets (20 JUN 2006). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00157]

Handel Company. (first quarter 20th century). "Bamboo Leaves" floor lamp. Overlaid glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade furniture, decorative works of art & carpets (20 JUN 2006). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00158]

Handel Company. (first quarter 20th century). "Sunset Palm" floor lamp. Overlaid glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade furniture, decorative works of art & carpets (20 JUN 2006). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00159]

Handel Company (unmarked). (first quarter 20th century). Floral table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade furniture, decorative works of art & carpets (20 JUN 2006). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00160]

Handel Company. (first quarter 20th century). Chinoiserie table lamp. Enameled glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade Furniture and Decorative Works of Art and Carpets (11 MAR 2005). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00161]

Handel Company. (first quarter 20th century). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade Furniture and Decorative Works of Art (30-31 MAR 2004). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00149]


1920s

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Table lamp, (c. 1920). Reverse-painted glass and patinated bronze. Sotheby’s New York - 20th Century Design (10 MAR 2011). Viewed 22 April 2016. [B00134]

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative art and design (8 SEP 2006). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00025]

Jefferson-designed table lamp

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

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass, patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (6 DEC 2001). Viewed 8 April 2016. [A00343]

Henry Bedigie for Handel Company. (c. 1920). Reverse painted glass and patinated metal roses table lamp (model no. 6941). Bonhams Los Angeles - 20th century decorative arts (29 APR 2015). Viewed 6 January 2017. [A01444]

Handel Company. (c. 1920). Wisteria lamp. Patinated metal, leaded glass. Christie’s London - 20th Century Decorative Art and Design (7 APR 2009). Viewed 7 April 2016. [D00010]

Handel Company (decorated by John Bailey). (c. 1920). Landscape table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th century design (6 MAR 2014). Viewed 4 April 2016. [A00313]

Handel Company. (c. 1923). "Tulip" lamp. Reverse-painted and etched "Teroma" glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th Century Decorative Arts (31 MAR 2007). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00152]

Arthur Cunette for Handel Company. (c. 1923). "Parrot" boudoir lamp. Reverse-painted etched glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th Century Decorative Arts (31 MAR 2007). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00153]

Handel Company. (model introduced in 1923). Boudoir lamp. Reverse-painted glass with "chipped ice" finish, patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts & posters (8 DEC 1998). Viewed 27 April 2016. [B00165]

Handel Company. (design introduced 1923). "Birds of Paradise" table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Arcade furniture, decorative works of art & carpets (20 JUN 2006). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00154]

Handel Company. (c. 1924). Table lamp. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative art & design (9 MAR 2005). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00022]

Handel Company. (c. 1924). "Country scene" table lamp model no. 7118. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th century design including works by Tiffany Studios from the Geyer Family Collection (6 MAR 2013). Viewed 21 April 2016. [B00129]

Handel Company. (introduced in 1924). Table lamp. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (6 JUN 2001). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00019]

Handel Company. (c. 1925). Table lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - Decorative Arts and Design (1 JUN 2005). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00155]

Handel Company (decorated by Joseph or Mary Palme). (first quarter 20th century). Acid etched and painted glass, patinated metal and marble Lava table lamp (model no. 7555). Bonhams New York - 20th century decorative arts (11 JUN 2015). Viewed 6 January 2017. [A01443]

Handel Company. (c. 1928). "Poppy" table lamp, model no. 7816. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. (Property from the descendents of a Canadian steel baron.) Sotheby’s New York - Important Tiffany (15 DEC 2011). Viewed 22 April 2016. [B00130]

Handel Company. (c. 1920s). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. Sotheby’s New York - 20th Century Decorative Arts including property from the estate of Cecile Singer (10 MAR 2005). Viewed 23 April 2016. [B00156]


1900-
1950

Attributed to Handel Company. (first-half 20th century). Table lamp shade. Reverse-painted glass. Christie’s New York - The House Sale (10-12 JUL 2007). Viewed 27 April 2016). [B00175]


n. d.

Handel Company. (undated - "20th century"). Table lamp. Christie’s London - The Art Nouveau Buckle with Arts & Crafts (27 NOV 2007). Viewed 7 April 2016. [D00005]

Handel Company. (undated). Chandelier. Obverse painted glass and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (7 JUN 2000). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00085]

Handel Company. (undated). Piano lamp. Reverse-painted, bronzed metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (6 DEC 2000). Viewed 6 April 2016. [A00338].

J. Brown for Handel Company. (undated). Tobacco humidor. Glass. Christie’s London - Golfing memorabilia (10 JUL 2000). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00082]

Handel Company. (undated). Bent glass table lamp. Bent glass panels and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th Century Decorative Arts and Posters (8 DEC 1998). Viewed 27 April 2016. [B00176]

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. Christie’s London - Art Nouveau and Art Deco (11 APR 2006). Viewed 27 April 2016). [B00177]

Handel Company. (undated). Flower vase. Christie’s London - Golfing memorabilia (10 JUL 2000). Viewed 6 May 2016. [D00083]

Attributed to Handel Company. (undated). "Landscape" table lamp. Leaded glass and patinated metal. Christie’s London - Art Nouveau and Art Deco (11 APR 2006). Viewed 27 April 2016). [B00178]

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Leaded glass and bronze. Christie’s New York - The House Sale (7-8 MAR 2007). Viewed 27 April 2016). [B00179]

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Bronze, leaded glass. Christie’s London - 20th century European decorative arts (3 NOV 2005). Viewed 8 April 2016. [A00342]

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Cased glass, patinated metal. Christie’s New York -20th century decorative arts (6 DEC 2000). Viewed 8 April 2016. [A00344]

Handel Company. (undated). Floor lamp. Reverse-painted glass, patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (7 JUN 2000). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00014]

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp. Reverse-painted and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts and posters (8 DEC 1998). Viewed 9 April 2016. [D00023]

Handel Company. (undated). Desk lamp. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts (9 JUN 1999). Viewed 6 April 2016. [A00339].

Handel Company. (undated). Boudoir lamp. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - 20th century decorative arts & posters (8 DEC 1998). Viewed 6 April 2016. [A00340].

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp model no. 6688, circa 1. Reverse-painted glass, bronze. Sotheby’s New York - 20th century works of art (6 DEC 2002). Viewed 27 April 2016. [B00166]

Albert for Handel Company. (undated). "Daffodil" table lamp model no. 7122. Reverse-painted glass and metal. Sotheby’s New York - Important works of art by Louis Comfort Tiffany (1 DEC 2001). Viewed 27 April 2016. [B00167]

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp model no. 6688. Reverse-painted glass and metal. Sotheby’s New York - Important works of art by Louis Comfort Tiffany (1 DEC 2001). Viewed 27 April 2016. [B00168]

Handel Company. (undated). Table lamp no. 6034. Reverse-painted glass and patinated metal. Christie’s New York - Twentieth century decorative arts (6 DEC 2001). 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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