Lamp listed in the manufacturer's period commercial catalogue, it is not a winding. Charles ranc founded his bronze lighting company in 1909 in Paris and installed it at 64 rue de la rue de la folie-mericourt. After about twenty years dedicated to the creation of luminaires, charles withdrew in 1930 and transferred the shares of his company to his eugenic and august brothers. Activity was transferred to 97 Oberkampf Street.Ranc was particularly well known for the precision of finely chiseled bronzes and the elegance of the models, whether they are lamp feet, appliques or chandeliers. But the peculiarity of this tan was the use of an animal repertoire, a true bestiary at the service of its lighting apparatus: eagles, swans, butterflies, ducks, snakes were often used as ornaments. Today we find many of its models in the antique market but most of them are copies. Less is known about the more modernist production of ranc charles and this lamp is an elegant illustration. Referenced in the bronze catalogue under No.
8291 (photo 6), it contains all its original parts, whether it be the support or the globe, but also accessories such as the bakelite wire-pass or the three clamping screws. Here the plant or animal decorations have completely disappeared in favor of simple geometric shapes that respond to metal and glass in perfect harmony. On this chiseled bronze support with silver nickel varnish decoration rests a pressed glass alveole ball. Followed by the number of the room. Cm height and weight 1.Kilo, the base is 14 cm in diameter. And he kept a very nice shine. Hanot glassware measuring 15 cm high with an 8 cm collar opening. It is in very good condition with ginnings used at the collar. The lamp has been rewired with a twisted wire sheathed with black fabric, b22 bayonet socket in nickel-plated brass, socket and switch are new. Any total or partial reproduction of the text and/or images of this ad is strictly reserved. The item "Charles ranc lamp art déco in nickel bronze and globe glass pressed 1930" has been on sale since Saturday, August 21, 2021. It is in the category "art, antiques\furnishings, decoration of the xxe\art decoration\lighting, lamps". The seller is "moneva54" and is located in/in nancy.
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