Italian terracotta chinoiserie lamp with linen shade.
Antonio's Bella Casa
Tony Buccola travels to Italy several times a year to scour the countryside and cities for unique items to fill his store, Antonio's Bella Casa, a southern California European-antiques shop. He also works closely with Italian artisans who create hand-carved wood lighting rich with patina finishes. Ten years (and dozens of forty-foot containers) later, he still gets the same rush every time he steps off the plane. “I am one of the lucky ones,” he says. “I love what I do and do what I love.”
Pair of carved and painted candleholders newly wired
into lamps and crowned with custom hand-painted parchment shades. Shade, 11"Dia top, 7.5"Dia bottom. 17"H to socket, 21"H to finial. Takes one standard bulb, each lamp.
Pair of carved Italian painted and parcel gilt
fragments mounted into lamps with hand-painted parchment shades. Newly wired and in working condition; each uses a 100W-max bulb. Shade, 18"Dia bottom x 8.5"Dia top x 12"H. Base to socket, 21"H. Backs ...
Restored monumental light gold Murano glass table lamp
on a new chrome and white marble base. New hardware, socket, wiring, harp, and Lucite finial. Original label on glass base reads "Made in Venice, Italy." Lamp is 28"H to socket, 42"H ...