Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society Museum & Library will be closed Thursday, May 7. Please visit our calendar for details.

Dogwood table lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1906-1910
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (shade): 6 1/2 in. × 16 in. (16.5 × 40.6 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Dogwood" table lampshade; 16" domed shade with geometric background and flower belt just below middle; background composed of pale green rectangles of glass with some gray, yellow, and blue; flower belt of yellow dogwood flowers with dark green leaves; belt design repeated three times.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.38.1
Marks: 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1554-8"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
36456
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

"Bookmark" floor lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1906-1910
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 77 × 26 in. (195.6 × 66 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Bookmark" lampshade; 26" domed shade with elaborate apron consisting of 8 circular motifs representing colophons of master printers; upper border composed of rectangular strips of green glass interrupted by tiny round and square jewels of different colors. Shown with bronze floriform floor lamp base (N84.36.2) and cap (N84.36.3).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.36.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK" stamped on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 376"
Gallery Label: 
The "Bookmark" shade, featuring emblems of early master printers, was especially suitable for lighting a bibliophile's library. Matching desk set pieces in the Bookmark pattern, such as inkwells, letter holders, and picture frames, were also available at the Tiffany Studios showroom.
Provenance: 
Lillian Nassau Ltd., 1968
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
36455
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

"Crown" table lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Bronze, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 20 3/4 × 12 1/2 in. (52.7 × 31.8 cm)
Description: 
Bronze and leaded glass "Crown" table lampshade consists of a jewel-studded crown shade; top of shade formed of rows of golden glass rectangles with round yellow turtleback embedded at top center; upper and lower edges of crown have rows of white pearls; central area contains red, blue, and yellow stones in diversified geometric patterns. Shown with cast bronze tripod base (N84.35.2) with three winged sphinx supports resting on stylized animal legs; hooves rest on triangular platform; scrollwork connects three sphinxes to central ring.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.35.1
Marks: 
stamped on metal tag inside crown: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK"
Gallery Label: 
This lamp may have been a special order or an experimental effort of Tiffany Studios.
Provenance: 
Lillian Nassau
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
36451
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Grape hanging shade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (shade height, diameter): 12 × 28 in. (30.5 × 71.1 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Grape" hanging shade; 28" diameter cone-shaped shade depicting grape vines and grape clusters on a trellis; trellis consists of eleven vertical and three horizontal lattices; large green leaves rendered with high relief drapery glass; grapes range from greenish-blue or light pink to dark red and deep purple; leaves range from small yellow green to dark green; background consists of oranges and pinks in lower part of shade to blue (sky) in upper portion. Metal beading at lower edge.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.73.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tags (3) inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 608-10"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
36429
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Snowball hanging shade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (shade height, diameter): 12 × 28 in. (30.5 × 71.1 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Snowball" hanging lampshade; 28" diameter cone-shaped shade depicting hydrangea or "snowball" blossoms; shade consists of many large "snowballs" rendered in primarily white, with blue, green, or pink tints; leaves are rendered in rippled green glass streaked with yellow; background is gray-green streaked with blue; metal beading at top and bottom edges.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.72.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
36428
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Dogwood hanging shade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (shade height, diameter): 10 × 29 in. (25.4 × 73.7 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Dogwood" hanging shade; 28" diameter cone-shaped shade depicting pink dogwood blossoms; blossoms are rendered in white mottled and fractured glass with pink at the outer edges and leaves rendered in yellow undulating glass with green and red striations; background glass ranges from orange and light purple on one side to greenish-blue and true blue on the other; metal beading at edges.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.71.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
36427
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Poppy table lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1960-1970
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 26 3/4 × 20 1/2 in. (67.9 × 52.1 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze Tiffany-style "Poppy" table lampshade; 20" diameter cone-shaped shade depicting orange poppies in four repeats; blossoms rendered in orange; leaves rendered in green; leaves and seed pods covered on surface with bronze filigree. Shown on bronze Water Lily lamp base (N84.69.2), with cap (N84.33.3).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.69.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1531"
Gallery Label: 
This lamp shade is a reproduction of a Tiffany Studios original.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1970
eMuseum Object ID: 
36423
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Chandelier

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 10 in. ( 76.2 x 25.4 cm )
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze cone-shaped hall chandelier; upper border of six turtleback tiles; six bronze arms project from upper border of chandelier; cone made up of rows of quadrangular glass pieces in shades ranging from amber near top to light green at bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.37.1
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
36418
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Dogwood hanging shade

Classification: 
Date: 
c. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 26 × 10 in. (66 × 25.4 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Dogwood" hanging shade; 26" diameter cone-shaped shade depicting dogwood blossoms; blossoms rendered in pinkish-white glass and leaves in green; blue background; aperture and apron row of dark heavily rippled glass.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.68
Date Begin: 
1900
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
36391
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Dragonfly table lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 27 1/2 × 17 in. (69.9 × 43.2 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Dragonfly" table lampshade; 16" diameter cone-shaped shade with seven dragonflies repeated around circumference of shade; dragonfly bodies are dark green with yellow jewel eyes, wings are brilliant orange-yellow and covered with metal filigree; background glass green near aperture, shading to blue and then gray towards bottom of shade. Shown with bronze table lamp base (N84.67.2) and cap (N84.67.3).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.67.1
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
36389
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - The Dr. Egon Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass
Creative: Tronvig Group