Bronze Oil Lamp signed B. Boschetti. Roma
An exceptional neoclassical bronze oil lamp on a green porphyry base.
Signed B. Boschetti Roma ( Benedetto Boschetti -- active from c. 1820 )
An oil lamp of identical design in Giallo Antico marble, also signed by Boschetti,
is preserved in the Museo Mario Praz, Rome, where the collection of this famous
Italian critic and connoisseur is housed.
H: 17"-- 43cm
W: 15.75" -- 40cm