Important Design

Important Design

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Property from the Collection of Jeep and Carla Harned


Auction Closed

July 30, 06:21 PM GMT


150,000 - 200,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from the Collection of Jeep and Carla Harned



circa 1910

with a rare reticulated "Arch and Leaf" base

leaded glass, patinated bronze

shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1505-3

base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/542

33¼ in. (84.5 cm) high

22½ in. (57.2 cm) diameter of shade

For the shade:

Sotheby's New York, June 11, 1992, lot 247

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Dr. Egon Neustadt, The Lamps of Tiffany, New York, 1970, pp. 147 (for the base) and 151-153 (for the shade)

Alastair Duncan, Tiffany At Auction, New York, 1981, pp. 85, no. 227, 112, no. 301 and 124, no. 334 (for the shade)

William Feldstein, Jr. and Alastair Duncan, The Lamps of Tiffany Studios, New York, 1983, pp. 16 (for the shade) and 33 (for the base)

Alastair Duncan, Martin Eidelberg and Neil Harris, Masterworks of Louis Comfort Tiffany, London, 1989, p. 108 (for the base)

Robert Koch, Louis C. Tiffany's Glass, Bronzes, Lamps: A Complete Collector's Guide, New York, 1989, p. 129 (for the base)

Takeo Horiuchi, ed., The World of Louis Comfort Tiffany: A Selection from the Anchorman Collection, Nagoya, Japan, 1994, p. 77 (for the shade)

Robert Koch, Louis C. Tiffany: The Collected Works of Robert Koch, Atglen, PA, 2001, pp. 241 and 282 (for the base)

Martin Eidelberg, Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Nancy A. McClelland and Lars Rachen, The Lamps of Louis Comfort Tiffany, New York, 2005, p. 156 (for the base)

Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2007, p. 106, nos. 426-427 (for the base)

Martin Eidelberg, Nina Gray and Margaret K. Hofer, A New Light on Tiffany: Clara Driscoll and the Tiffany Girls, London, 2007, p. 46 (for the shade)