I have always thought these were really cool. I am a sucker for items that have multiple purposes such as these, they are art and a way to light an area in your home. I tried to find info on “Formed Products Co.”, and unfortunately was unable to find anything out about them. I assume these are from the late 50’s or early 60’s. These are referred to as “reverse painted” scenes on the glass. When you look at the art, it is very similar to paint by number.
Here are the first two to start our future collection. Though I don’t like all of them, there are many that have awesome imagery. I plan to hang all of our future collection on one wall or down a hallway and have them wired to one switch. I think it is a cool way to brighten up a home.
Here are a couple we got off of eBay and Etsy, just waiting on them to come in the mail.
Here are a few I am on the lookout for…