Lot 211
  • 211

Tiffany Studios

Estimate
120,000 - 180,000 USD
Sold
225,000 USD
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Description

  • Tiffany Studios
  • "Dragonfly" Table Lamp
  • shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 356
    base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/356
  • leaded glass, favrile mosaic glass and patinated bronze
  • 20 3/4  in. (52.7 cm) high
    14 in. (35.6 cm) diameter of shade
with a rare mosaic glass "Dragonfly" base

Provenance

Oscar G. Mayer, Sr. (1888-1965), Chairman and President of the Oscar Mayer Company, Chicago, Illinois, acquired circa 1905
By descent to daughter and son-in-law, Elinor Mayer and Emil Demme, Chicago, Illinois
Thence by descent to the present owner

Literature

William Feldstein, Jr. and Alastair Duncan, The Lamps of Tiffany Studios, New York, 1983, p. 171
Martin Eidelberg, Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Nancy A. McClelland and Lars Rachen, The Lamps of Louis Comfort Tiffany, New York, 2005, p. 194
Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2007, p. 72 nos. 276-277
Martin Eidelberg, Nina Gray and Margaret K. Hofer, A New Light on Tiffany: Clara Driscoll and the Tiffany Girls, exh. cat., New York Historical Society, New York, 2007, p. 67
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