Tiffany Studios, Dragonfly Leaded Glass and Gilt Bronze Table Lamp
This lamp appeared in Sotheby's June 1996 auction of items from the Warshawsky collection.
The conical shade with incurvate rim, composed of seven dragonflies with overlapping wings, their bodies and wings in pale Robin's egg blue and rose striated opalescent glass, their eyes in rose-colored glass, against a ground of green and blue streaked ripple glass, the wings overlaid on the exterior with bronze filigree; raised on three curved arms above a cylindrical standard applied with coiling wirework, above a bumpy base raised on four feet, golden-brown patina, shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK, base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/D806. Height 21 1/4"; diameter 16".
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