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PROPERTY OF A GEORGIA COLLECTOR

Tiffany Studios
A RARE SIXTEEN-PIECE “BYZANTINE” DESK SET
Estimate
25,00035,000
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234

PROPERTY OF A GEORGIA COLLECTOR

Tiffany Studios
A RARE SIXTEEN-PIECE “BYZANTINE” DESK SET
Estimate
25,00035,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Tiffany Studios
A RARE SIXTEEN-PIECE “BYZANTINE” DESK SET
comprising a large letter rack, small letter rack, notepad, photograph frame, calendar frame, inkstand, rocker blotter, box, scale, pen tray, stamp dish, paperclip and four blotter corners
the inkstand with a period clear glass liner
each piece impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 
each with FP monogram except blotter corners
each with firm's respective model numbers except photograph frame
gilt bronze, favrile glass
large letter rack: 6 x 10 1/4  x 2 1/4  in. (15.2 x 26 x 5.7 cm)
circa 1910
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Provenance

Acquired directly from the firm by Franklin Pettit, Sr.
Thence by descent to Franklin Pettit, Jr., New York
Thence by descent
Private Collection, Alabama
Thence by descent to the present owner

Literature

Alastair Duncan, Tiffany At Auction, New York, 1981, p. 55 (for the inkstand)
George A. Kemeny and Donald Miller, Tiffany Desk Treasures: A Collector’s Guide, New York, 2002, pp. 40-43
John Loring, Louis Comfort Tiffany at Tiffany & Co., New York, 2002, pp. 167 (for the inkstand), 184 and 186-187
Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2007, pp. 486-487
William R. Holland, Tiffany Desk Sets, Atglen, PA, 2008, pp. 213-216

Dreaming in Glass: Masterworks by Tiffany Studios

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