Black-Eyed Susan table lamp

Black-Eyed Susan table lamp
Black-Eyed Susan table lamp
Title
Black-Eyed Susan table lamp
Date 
c. 1900-1906
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall: 16 × 17 in. (40.6 × 43.2 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Black-eyed Susan" table lamp; 16" domed shade with geometric background composed of rectangles of glass shaded from yellow at the top to green at the bottom; black-eyed susan flowers with yellow petals, red centers, and green leaves. Spun bronze oil base with three arms and chasing (missing foot).
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.39
Marks 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK"
Gallery Label 
The base of this lamp originally accommodated an oil reservoir to provide fuel for lighting. Even after Tiffany Studios electrified most of their lamp models, urn-shaped bases still persisted.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group