Wilkinson Grape Lamp

5,950

Hello to all , here is a very nice and original , properly signed WILKINSON GRAPE TABLE LAMP.A KILLER , measuring a whipping 20" very colorful with excellent glass cats paw , and workmanship.The base is also as it should be .27" high , solid ,very heavy bronze and footed , the best ever.Has 3 HUBBELL sockets with acorn chain pulls.Patina is matching and rewired for safety .

ELMER WILKINSON BORN IN CANADA IN 1860 STARTED HIS LAMP BUSINESS IN 1909 AT 45 YORK ST.BROOKLYN,NY. WITH FACTORY ON 8TH AVE. WILKINSON WAS ABLE TO BRING A NEW LEVEL OF HIGH QUALITY AND WORKMANSHIP TO THE LAMP INDUSTRY WHILE BOASTING A FULL COMPLIMENT OF EXCELLENT LAMPS.THE COMPANY ENJOYED SEVERAL YEARS OF HIGH OUTPUT AND SALES. THE DOWNTURN IN NATIONAL ECONOMY FORCED THE CO.INTO BANKRUPTCY IN 1915 .