In the best tradition of Japanese depictions of nature in art, this large floor lamp depicts a heron as it gingerly stretches its wings and raises its head to the light. The sculpture, a work of beautiful observations and artistry, the heron and foliage are textured and hand chased. The shines through six, hand-blown shades, surrounded in beaded bronze.
Dimensions: 71 x 22 x 17 in.
Date: c. 1890