Tiffany Favrile Candle Lamp.
Gold iridescent shade has a ruffled form with crackle edge, signed “L.C.T.”, 7 in. dia. On a gold iridescent twisted rib glass candlestick base with brass candle riser and shade holder; single candle light socket wired through the side of the base, signed “L.C.T.” Base and shade are in very good condition, no chips or cracks. 12.5 in. high.
Tiffany Favrile glass was made between 1892 and 1928 and belongs to the art nouveau period. In the history of glass Tiffany Favrile glass is the most daring and creative glass of the times. This represents the rejection of classism and historic conventions. It is clearly the first stage in the development of modern art. This is evident in the free organic forms and naturalistic shapes of Tiffany favrile glass.