12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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"Greek Model" Lamp Base Attributed to Tiffany Studios

 
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2531B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 18, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

"Greek Model" Lamp Base Attributed to Tiffany Studios
Bronze verdigris
New York, early 20th century
Single socket with spyder on urn form body held aloft by four ribbed legs joined to platform base, ht. 10 1/2 in.

This model in a larger version is identified as the number 181 in the Tiffany album, for further info on this form see The Lamps of Tiffany by Dr. Egon Nuestadt.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Lamp takes an 8 in. dia. shade.

Keywords

Tiffany, Egon Nuestadt