Overall: 27 1/2 x 22 in. ( 69.8 x 55.9 cm )
Leaded glass and bronze "Drophead Dragonfly" Tiffany-style table lamp; 22" diameter shade depicting dragonflies in nine repeats; dragonflies have outspread wings rendered in filigree, with heads dropping below the lower rim of the shade; blood-red background glass; bodies of insects blue, wings green, and eyes green jewels; shade has large red jewels and smaller blue and green ones. Pierced bronze "Bird Skeleton" base with four naturalistic feet.
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1507-16"
Because of the popularity of Tiffany's dragonfly lamps, reproductions of this design are common.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.