Electrolier

Ref: 000014
  • Designer / Maker

    Designed and manufactured by W.A.S. Benson (1854-1924)

  • Detail

    Iron, with later silk shade (replicating the original design)

    62 cm (maximum diameter)

    English (London), circa 1900

  • Provenance

    Alois Graf von Arco-Stepperg, Schloss Anif, and by descent; with Blairman, 1996; private collection.

  • Collection

    Private collection

  • Notes

    Related silk-shaded electroliers appear in various Benson trade catalogues.  See, for example, Benson Electric Light Fittings, 1902, p. 40, no. 1047, and Electric Light Fittings (probably 1912), p. 52, no. E 7054.