Rare pair of Micro sconces model 2240 with double lens cut panels of thick profiled polished glass with satin or acid-etched glass centers and brass fittings. Stamped on brass structure FONTANA ITALY. Newly rewired to U.S. standards with custom backplates.
Fontana Arte 6, manufacturer’s catalog
Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Max Ingrand: Du verre à la lumière, Paris, 2009, p. 203
Charlotte and Peter Fiell, eds., 1000 Lights, Volume 1: 1879 to 1959, Cologne, 2005, p. 480.