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Rue de la Paix lamp & sailors/girl

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Rue de la Paix lamp & sailors/girl

Type: 
miniature perfume bottles
Material(s): 
glass, metal, ceramic & Bakelite
Designer/Maker: 
lamp by Corday
Origin: 
France
Label: 
sailor "Khus Khus"; girl "Lavande - Fragonard, Grasse"
Date or Era: 
c. 1940's
Dimensions: 
streetlamp 8-1/2 in.; figures 3 in.
Special Features: 
Figures have hand painted accents and Bakelite caps.
Additional Information: 
The streetlamp's base is a ceramic cobblestone ashtray, signed by the artist, and marked "Paris." Each of the three lights holds a miniature perfume bottle of the fragrances "Jet", "Zigane", and "L'Ardente Nuit."

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