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Tiffany Studios

“Poinsettia” Table Lamp

Estimate:

25,000

to
- 35,000 USD

Tiffany Studios

Tiffany Studios

“Poinsettia” Table Lamp

“Poinsettia” Table Lamp

Estimate:

25,000

to
- 35,000 USD

Lot sold:

30,240

USD

Tiffany Studios

“Poinsettia” Table Lamp


circa 1905-1910

leaded glass, patinated bronze

shade impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1556

base impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/165

oil canister impressed TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/165

18 ¾ in. (47.6 cm) high

14 in. (35.6 cm) diameter of shade

Overall in very good condition. The shade with approximately 10 hairline cracks dispersed throughout, stable. The shade with approximately 20 tiles concentrated to the bottom geometric border with cracks that appear to have been stabilized with epoxy at some point in the history of the piece. The shade appears to have been sprayed with a fine clear lacquer at some point in the history of the piece. The bronze base throughout with scattered minor surface scratches, abrasions, wear and discolorations consistent with age and gentle handling. The body of the base with a shallow dent to the widest point measuring approximately 1 inch wide covering a small black discoloration, not visually distracting. The oil canister, electrical conversion and socket cluster appear to be later replacements and are in very good condition. These components display a slightly more brown and less red patina compared to the base. With a later reproduction finial in very good condition.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Estate of Louis Zaden, Birmingham, Alabama
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Dr. Egon Neustadt, The Lamps of Tiffany, New York, 1970, p. 80 (for the shade)
Alastair Duncan, Tiffany At Auction, New York, 1981, p. 106, no. 285 (for the shade)
Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, Suffolk, 2019, p. 28, no. 59 (for the base) and pp. 27, no. 51 and 193, no. 757 (for the shade)