Lot 201
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TIFFANY STUDIOS | "Butterfly" Inkstand

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
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Description

  • Tiffany Studios
  • "Butterfly" Inkstand
  • impressed 27421/TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK with the Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company monograminkwell liner engraved L.C.T./Favrile
  • patinated bronze, favrile glass
  • 3 in. (7.6 cm) high5 1/4  in. (13.3 cm) diameter
  • circa 1905
with a rare decorated favrile glass inkwell liner and cover

Literature

Robert Koch, Louis C. Tiffany's Glass, Bronzes, Lamps: A Complete Collector's Guide, New York, 1989, p. 90
John Loring, Louis Comfort Tiffany at Tiffany & Co., New York, 2002, p. 190
Alastair Duncan, Louis C. Tiffany: The Garden Museum Collection, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2004, p. 368
Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2007, pp. 428-429
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, 2007, p. 83, fig. 49
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