Rare Henry Dreyfuss 20TH Century Limited Train Car Sconce
Rare Henry Dreyfuss 20TH Century Limited Train Car Sconce,
Henry Dreyfuss (1904 – 1972) designed this sconce in 1938
for the famous “Twentieth Century Limited” train.
The aluminum fixture hold a frosted glass globe which provided
ambient light, clear circle lense facing left and right provide direct
light for reading or if in a bathroom, applying makeup or shaving.
Manufactured by Luminator Inc of Chicago, the sconce have four
vertical fluted “speed” lines and measure 9 ¾” x 5” wide and 3” deep.