Tiffany Studios, A Favrile Glass and Bronze Tulip Lamp, 1899-1920
This lamp appeared in Sotheby's June 1989 auction of items from the collection of Walter P. Chrysler Jr.
The domical shade with allover pattern of striatred rose, crimson and ruby-red tulip blossoms with striated olive and winter green leafage reserved against a pale olive green ground streaked with ochre, on a five arm support, the unusual flower pot form base continuing to an undulating dish; shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1536, base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/139, accession no 82.20.54 a and b. Height 16 3/4", diameter 15 3/4".
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