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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glass, bronze
  • Place Manufactured: Corona, New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1910
    DIMENSIONS Height: 23 3/4 in. (60.3 cm) Diameter of circle formed by lamp shades: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
    MARKINGS Impressed on base of lamp: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 01 [sideways] / 5859 / [monogram consisting of large 'T' with 'C' and 'D' at either terminal of horizontal bar and 'C' and 'O' flanking vertical bar]" Scratched around bottom edge of each shade: "Quezal"
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 67.120.52a-h
    CREDIT LINE Bequest of Laura L. Barnes
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Table lamp, glass and bronze. Tulip-cluster design consists of seven tulip-shaped glass shades projecting from central vertical bronze stem. Shades (each with bulb) of greenish-gold hue. Circular reeded base with on/off knob at side. CONDITION: Excellent.
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