Sale 12AN01 | Lot 1362

Tiffany Studios Bronze and Favrile Glass Four-Light Blow-Out Candelabrum

Catalogue: Estate of Lee B. Anderson

Lot Details

Lot 1362
Tiffany Studios Bronze and Favrile Glass Four-Light Blow-Out Candelabrum
First quarter of the 20th century
Of branch form, each floriform shade in opalescent, green and amber colored glass, signed L.C. Tiffany-Favrile, supported on a bulbous socket in green glass and ending in a 'jeweled' domed foot, signed L.C.T. TIFFANY STUDIOS, NEW YORK, D556 14 and T.G.D. CO. logo. Height of shade 5 1/4 inches, height overall 17 1/8 inches.
Literature:
This model is identified as 1315 in Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalwares.


C Sold to Benefit the Lee B. Anderson Memorial Foundation

Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
Sold for $8,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

One of the shades has a very small nick to the fitter rim, however, it is not of great consequence; one shade has the appearance of having a horizontal hairline crack, however, it is simply the result of a raised thread of glass on the interior side of the shade, not of any consequence; one shade has a somewhat large shallow surface burst air bubble, at mid-height, on the exterior side; there is wax residue on the interior side of the shades (the lamp has not been electrified); one of the green blow-out glass elements is cracked; each metal insert appears to retain its original screws; extensive wear to patina; underside of the base plate now lacks the two screws that would secure it in place; three of the four metal candle holder inserts now have rope twisted around their stems to add greater diameter and, more importantly, to better secure each insert in place.


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Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
Sold for $8,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estate of Lee B. Anderson

Wed, Sep 19, 2012 at 10am EDT
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