Design
Lot 32
TIFFANY STUDIOS | PAIR OF CANDLE LAMPS
TIFFANY STUDIOS | PAIR OF CANDLE LAMPS
TIFFANY STUDIOS | PAIR OF CANDLE LAMPS
32

Property of a New York Collector

TIFFANY STUDIOS | PAIR OF CANDLE LAMPS

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Property of a New York Collector

TIFFANY STUDIOS | PAIR OF CANDLE LAMPS

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot Sold:43,750USD
(52 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

Property of a New York Collector

TIFFANY STUDIOS

PAIR OF CANDLE LAMPS


circa 1913

favrile glass, gilt bronze

each shade engraved L.C.T.

each base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK and engraved 1863-1913

16 in. (40.6 cm) high each

Condition Report

Overall in very good condition. Each of the shades with some occasional minor edge flecks to the lower apertures and scattered minor and fine surface scratches throughout, consistent with age and gentle handling. One shade with a tight horizontal hairline crack measuring approximately 1 inch wide, stable. One shade with an area of dried adhesive residue and remnants of an old paper label. Each of the candlestick bases in very good condition with some scattered minor surface scratches and abrasions and some light wear to the gilt patina, consistent with age and gentle use. With period sockets. 


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.  

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE INCLUDED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Private Collection, New York

Sotheby's New York, March 10, 2005, lot 151

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Design
Online bidding closed31 Mar 2020 | 08:04 PM GMT