Nowadays you can find lovely electric examples of these stunning pieces, if you are lucky you may come across one in a local antique shop, on craigslist, or on ebay. For a pretty penny you might even find a rare pair!
Like this lovely pair on a traditionally set table by tastemaker Carolyne Roehm:
But don't let this little traditional-style lamp fool you - it fits in just perfectly in a transitional or modern space as well:
I very much love these lamps in cozy spaces and find them so perfectly suited to a library or home office:
And of course there is no question the Buillotte is chic if Jackie O had placed them in her home:
via Lynn Byrne
Quite a lovely little piece of history, non? Have fun searching all the styles, shapes, and sizes on eBay ... just promise me you won't out-bid me! ;)