Tag Archives: Lighting

The House of a Thousand Candles

DescriptionEnglish: Image from an advertisement for the silent mystery The House of a Thousand Candles (1915), with the text removed
SourceAdvertisement in Moving Picture World (https://archive.org/details/movingpicturewor25newy/page/n1567/mode/2up?view=theater)

The original text is below. This version is reconstructed in Inkscape from an imperfectly scanned original.

Gas Chandeliers

Massive Antique Brass 5-Light Chandelier.

Lacquered Brass or Bronzed and Relieved 3-Light Chandelier.

Polished Brass Suspension Gas Lamp, with 4 lights, 14-inch celadon shade, and opal globes.

English: Gas lighting fixtures from an 1885 catalogue
Source Silber & Fleming catalogue (https://archive.org/details/SilberandFlemingIllustratedPatternBookofFurniture1885v2/page/n351)
Author Anonymous