Tiffany Studios Bronze and Favrile Leaded Glass Leaf and Vine Lamp
The domed shade comprised of six geometric bands in mottled semi-opaque green and white slag glass, continuing to a lower section with a meandering ivy vine issuing alternating upright or downturned leaves in mottled amber, orange and green acorn-shaped leaves, tag stamped TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK, on a canister urn-form base contained within a ring-shaped mount supported by incurved legs ending in lion paw feet and a circular plinth, stamped TIFFANY STUDIOS 5089, three light sockets, pierced metal cap. Height overall 25 1/2 inches, height of shade 6 1/2 inches, diameter of shade 16 1/2 inches.
Christie's, New York, 20th Century Decorative Arts and Design, Including Property from the Estates of Gladys and Robert Koch, March 9, 2004, lot 375, Property of a Santa Barbara Collector
Sotheby's, New York, June 17, 2002, lot 501.
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Base: Appears to be in generally good condition; appears to retain original 3 light sockets; each of the on/ off switches are marked G.E Co.; each light socket appears to be in working condition; each of the port arms appear to be straight; there is extensive wear and mottling to the patina which now has a mottled rust/orange and green and brown appearance; there is extensive wear, dulling and rubbing to the circular base plate, consistent with usage and age
The pierced metal cap appears to be a later replacement
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