A Poppy Leaded Glass Lampshade on a 16-ball Bronze and Favrile Glass Table Base

From Christie's December 14th, 1985 auction of items from the collection of Joel Shur.

The conical shade decorated with crimson, purple, orange and burgundy blossoms and buds against a streaked blue-green sky above a band of bright green filigreed leaves, several flower stamens similarly filigreed on the exterior, impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK; the base with adjustable stem separating below into four feet each applied with four gold favrile glass balls, the circular base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 10916- 20" diameter, 24 3/4" high, greenish-brown patina.