A Tiffany Favrile Glass and Gilt-Bronze Peony Border Chandelier
From Sotheby's December 1998 Auction.
The central shade with a pattern of radiating graduated rectangular glass tiles in mottled shades of pale pink and amber, above a lower band of peony blossoms in rich shades of pink, puce, opalescent white, green, yellow and crimson, with leafage in various striated shades of green reserved against a ground in teal and light blue, mauve, green and white, the shaped ceiling plate supporting four satellite shades in iridescent amber glass, central shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/1574-1, satellite shades inscribed LCT. Height 5' 5", diameter 24"
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