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Tiffany Studios Leaded Glass and Bronze "Dragonfly" Pattern Table Lamp

Auction:
2481
Lot:
471
Sold for:
$148,125$125,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Tiffany Studios Leaded Glass and Bronze "Dragonfly" Pattern Table Lamp, New York, c. 1910, the flaring green and amber colored shade with oval amber jewels and red cabochon eyes, accented with pierced metal overlay at wings, inner edge of shade marked "Tiffany Studios New York 1495", dia. 20 1/4, on green patinated bronze turtle shell base, marked to underside "Tiffany Studios New York 587," ht. 26 in.
Estimate $25,000-35,000

Overall very good to excellent.
small cracks as follow:
three of the rectangular border panels with small crack. small crack to a small piece to to the right of one of the dragonfly's eye. Small crack to a small piece to the left of the body of one of the dragonflies. one small body panel with a small chip to the upper layer of glass.
Two slight warpings to the metal mesh overlay on the wings. cover in need of a longer screw as it does not currently attach. Base with good surface, not overcleaned; the way the shade sits on the base does have the shade tilting very slightly to one side.

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pierced metal, metal mesh, Cabochon, Dragonfly, Glass, Glass art, Shade, Stained glass, Tiffany, Tiffany glass

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