Tiffany Studios, Favrille Glass and Bronze Pansy Border Lamp, 1899-1920
This lamp appeared in Sotheby's June 1996 auction of items from the Warshawsky collection.
The domical shade composed of radiating bands of striated grass green and opalescent glass tiles with a lower border of colorful pansy blossoms, buds and leafage in shades of mottled and striated amber, opalescent sky blue, crimson, violet, lemon yellow and grass green; the base with removable oil font and three scroliing arms above a bulbous base cast in low relief, has glass hurricane shade, brown patina, shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1448-27, oil font impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/6824 base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK/26646. Height 18 3/4", diameter 15 7/8"
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