The Twilight

The Twilight
Title
The Twilight
Date 
1902-1920
Medium 
Favrile glass, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 17 x 7 in. ( 43.2 x 17.8 cm )
Description 
Patented kerosene boudoir lamp with blown glass twisted stem base and ruffled edge shade; detachable burner unit of metal and opaque white glass with green glass leaf formations; and light amber glass chimney.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. John V. Irwin
Object Number 
1942.244a-d
Gallery Label 
The glass base and shade of this lamp were manufactured by Tiffany Studios, but the burner unit, patented in 1894 and called "The Twilight," was manufactured elsewhere. Tiffany Studios assembled these lamps and sold them in their Madison Avenue showroom.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group