Tiffany Studios, Favrile Glass and Bronze Miniature Wisteria Lamp, 1899-1920
From Sotheby's auction December 5th, 1998, Important Works Of Art by Louis Comfort Tiffany
The irregular border shade, with a pattern of pendant wisteria blossoms in rich vibrant shades of light, sky and cobalt blue, somepieces tinged with violet, some with opalescence, the leafage in amber striated glass, all reserved against a pink and mauve opalescent ground, raised on a tree-trunk base, brown-green patina, impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/1073, base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/349. Height 16 1/2", diameter 10".
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