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PROPERTY FROM A PALM BEACH COLLECTION

Tiffany Studios
SEVEN-PIECE “ABALONE” DESK SET
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A PALM BEACH COLLECTION

Tiffany Studios
SEVEN-PIECE “ABALONE” DESK SET
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Tiffany Studios
SEVEN-PIECE “ABALONE” DESK SET
comprising a pair of blotter ends, pen tray, letter opener, rocker blotter, box, and inkstand
each piece impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK with respective model numbers
silvered bronze, abalone
blotter ends: 12 3/8  x 2 1/4  in. (31.4 x 5.7 cm) each
circa 1915
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Provenance

Sotheby's New York, November 20, 1987, lot 222
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Alastair Duncan, Tiffany At Auction, New York, 1981, p. 50
George A. Kemeny and Donald Miller, Tiffany Desk Treasures: A Collector’s Guide, New York, 2002, pp. 49-50
Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2007, pp. 470-472
William R. Holland, Tiffany Desk Sets, Atglen, PA, 2008, pp. 107-114
Timeless Beauty, The Art of Louis Comfort Tiffany, The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, Atglen, PA, 2016, p. 176

Dreaming in Glass: Masterworks by Tiffany Studios

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