Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte Four Rare Sconces in Brass and Crystal, Italy 1955


Max Ingrand (1908-1969) for Fontana Arte

An important set of four rare and exquisite sconces by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte. Large conical shades in satin glass with a delicately beveled edge are supported by elegant trident mounts with three rounded prongs in polished brass. The mounts culminate in an exceptional rounded, elongated, and deeply beveled finial in remarkable thick crystal. A model of perfectly calibrated grace and impeccable craftsmanship, these sconces are among Max Ingrand’s greatest works.

Two pairs available. Sold by the pair.

Italy, c. 1955.

  • Origin: Italy
  • Period: c.1955
  • Dimensions: 18" H x 6" W x 8" D
  • Materials: Polished brass, satin glass, crystal
  • Condition: Very good. Carefully refinished and certified-UL rewired for use in the United States. Glass and crystal are in excellent condition, with no chips. Available with or without custom backplates to fit over a U.S. box, shown in last photographs.


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