Sold – Pittsfield MA $60,000.00 All shades original Tiffany shades, rare Tiffany Studios Lily Lamp 18 Lamp, bronze, pond lily pad base with floral buds.
Tiffany Studios 18 Light Lily Lamp with bronze pond lily pad base with floral buds, has 18 long tubular stems, curling over
at the top with porcelain sockets and leafy fitters at the ends; has an original lily leaf switch on the right side of the base and period snap switch mechanism, the base is signed “Tiffany Studios, New York, 383”. The iridescent art glass lily shades have a ribbed and trumpeted form with a wavy edge and lobed fitter end, colors in the shades range to gold, green and pink; shades are signed “L.T.C.” or “L.C.T. Favrile”. All shades are original Tiffany shades with no chips or hairlines. 21 in. high x 10 in. dia. base. Weight: 20.5 lbs.
History – Louis Comfort Tiffany (February 18, 1848 – January 17, 1933)
An American artist and designer who worked in the decorative arts and is best known for his work in stained glass and lighting. He is the American artist most associated with the Art Nouveau and Aesthetic movements. He was affiliated with a prestigious collaborative of designers known as the Associated Artists, which included Lockwood de Forest, Candace Wheeler, and Samuel Colman. Tiffany designed stained glass windows and lamps, glass mosaics, blown glass, ceramics, jewelry, enamels, and metalwork. He was the first Design Director at his family company, Tiffany & Co., founded by his father Charles Lewis Tiffany.
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Tiffany Studios 3 Light Lily Lamp. The bronze piano lamp base has a round platform with artichoke under a reeded center and inverted bell-shaped collar; has 3 stems branching from the top which arch forward with fitters for the shades and a forth stem that hooks at the end to form a handle, the base has a gilt dore finish in good condition and is signed Tiffany Studios New York 320. The 3 gold iridescent art glass lily shades have a nice silvered surface; signed L.C.T. In good overall condition. 8.5 in. high.
Tiffany Studios Three Light Lily Lamp. 3 in. diameter, 12.5 in. high. Three signed trumped flower shades with fluted end hang gracefully from three long stems, which meet at the weighted circular foot.