Verreries des Hanots | Wrought-Iron “Mushroom” Table lamp | France c.1930

A wrought-iron and moulded-glass art deco “mushroom” table lamp, the glass signed “Des Hanots”. France, c.1930.

Ht.35.5cm/14ins; diam.of shade 15/6.

Verreries Des Hanots/ Verlys, Les Andelys

(The Holophane Company, SA)

  • The Holophane Company (France) based at Les Andelys create a specialist art glassware department under the brand name “Verreries des Hanots”.

  • In 1925, in order to expand its artistic production, Verrerie des Hanots creates a brand specialising in art glassware for the table and other decorative objects under the name of Verlys.

  • This name comes from the contraction of VERrerie des AndeLYS.

  • In 1937 Piere D’avesn becomes artistic director at Verreries Des Hanots

  • This artistic devision was unfortunately not very profitable for The Holophane Company and Verlys manufacture is abandoned around 1946.

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