Research: Luce Center for American Art

Table Lamp
Accession #77.86.7
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleTable Lamp
Dateca. 1906-1938
MediumBronze, glass, and lead
DimensionsOverall: 26 x 18 1/8 x 18 1/8 in. (66 x 46 x 46 cm) Diameter of base: 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
MarksImpressed on bottom of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 363" Impressed on inside of rim along bottom edge of shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1474-60"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf E (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionTable lamp, bronze with leaded, stained glass shade. Lamp is supported on four feet connected to round base made up of twelve flower-like forms that continue upwards creating reeded shaft which terminates in bulbous leaf design with reeded top. Three electrical sockets on curved arms project above lamp on a bulbous shaft which holds shade. Shade is dome-shaped, predominantly green glass, and is held by a perforated round bronze cap with small knob finial; bottom consists of band of five rows of small rectangular pieces, central portion contains design of acorns and oak leaves, acorns are reddish color, leaves and background in shades of green, top of dome has band of four rows of square pieces of green narrowing course by course toward the center of dome which is an open ring that holds bronze cap. CONDITION: Good, normal wear.