Our 16 December sales of Important Design and Tiffany: Dreaming in Glass achieved a combined total of over $17 million, vastly outperforming presale estimates. Leading our Tiffany sale was the magnificent "Dragonfly" Table Lamp from the collection of Andrew Carnegie, which established an impressive world auction record for the model at $2.1 million.
On 16 December Sotheby’s will present Tiffany: Dreaming in Glass, a curated selection of Tiffany’s celebrated leaded glass lighting and favrile glass. The auction includes a magnificent “Dragonfly” Lamp from the esteemed collection of Andrew Carnegie, as well as a dazzling “Wisteria” Lamp from the collection of Jules and Gladys Reiner. A wide selection of favrile glass vases, including an extraordinary large-scaled “Aquamarine” Vase, will also be on offer. We invite you to experience the dream-like qualities of Tiffany’s glass creations.