A Tiffany Favrile Glass and Bronze Bamboo lamp, 1899-1920

From Christie's 1991 Auction.

The domical shade with an allover pattern of bamboo leafage and stalks in striated emerald green, lime green, avocado and deep ochre against an opalescent glass ground, raised on an adjustable base cast as a large bamboo stalk splitting at the base to form eight forked feet, further raised on a circular base, has replaced finial, shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 7509, base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/674/S1431. Several cracks to glass tiles. Height 30 1/2", diameter 21 3/4".

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