BISQUE GIRL WITH CART FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, depicting a young girl in blue attire pulling a cart fitted with a basket (font), supported by a scroll base, ball-form shade with pink ground and overall gilt decorated beads, three applied figural cherubs, period collar. Fitted with a Spar Brenner burner. Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century. 9 1/2" H to top of shade, 4 5/8" H to top of collar, 3" x 3 7/8" base.
Lamp font and burner undamaged, shade damaged.
Published: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 85. Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 175, fig. 342.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.