DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
Francois-Raoul LARCHE | Loïe Fuller lamp

LARCHE, Francois-Raoul, designer
France 1860 – France 1912
Loïe Fuller lamp
gilded bronze electric lamp in the shape of the American dancer, Loie Fuller c.1900
Decorative Art
bronze, gilt
45.6 (h) x 23.0 (w) x 25.5 (d) cm
impressed, on front of base, 'RAOUL LARCHE' impressed, side of base, inside circle, 'SIOT.DECAUVILLE. PARIS / FONDEUR' impressed, rear of base, '?923'
Purchased 1989
NGA 1989.510
  • Loïe Fuller, Quinze ans de ma vie [Fifteen years of my life], Paris: Juven, 1908

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  • Dora Meeson Coates, George Coates: His art and his life, London: J.M. Dent, 1937
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  • Alastair Duncan, Art Nouveau and Art Deco lighting, New York: Simon and Schuster, 1978
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  • Gabriele Fahr-Becker, ‘World expositions and the bourgeoisie: Paris’
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  • in Art Nouveau, Cologne: Könemann, 1997.

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