Tulip table lamp shade, Pepper table lamp base

Title
Tulip table lamp shade, Pepper table lamp base
Date 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (base height, diameter): 13 × 16 in. (33 × 40.6 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Tulip" table lamp; 16" diameter globe-shaped shade depicting tulip blossoms at sunset; blossoms are rendered in mottled orange-yellow, pink and red, with many petals of rippled glass; flower stems light green and speckled; foliage darker green; rose background streaked with green and orange. Bronze "Pepper" base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.96
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 192" base stamped on underside with Tiffany Glass and Decorating Co. logo and "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 21218"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Poinsettia floor lamp

Title
Poinsettia floor lamp
Date 
ca. 1906-1913
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (height, diameter): 78 × 26 in. (198.1 × 66 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Poinsettia" floor lampshade; 26" diameter globe-shaped shade depicting stylized red poinsettia flowers in three design repeats; poinsettia petals range from pinkish red to deep orange to deep red with striations; leaves made from speckled glass in yellow-green and bluish-green; background of transparent gold speckled with orange. Horizontal lead lines for structural support. Shown on twisted vine floor lamp base (N84.95.2), with pig-tail finial cap (N84.95.3).
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.95.1
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1528"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Peony table lamp

Title
Peony table lamp
Date 
ca. 1900-1904
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (height, diameter): 31 1/2 × 22 in. (80 × 55.9 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Peony" table lampshade; 22" diameter shade depicting pink peonies in three design repeats; most of the blooms are rendered in pink streaked with white, some are mottled red; stems are mottled green and foliage bluish-green; background glass is streaked gold; apron has two geometric rows and aperture has one. Shown with bronze table lamp base (N84.112) and cap (N84.92)
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.105.1
Marks 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1509"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Apple Blossom table lamp

Title
Apple Blossom table lamp
Date 
ca. 1901-1906
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (height, diameter): 27 1/2 × 18 in. (69.9 × 45.7 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Apple Blossom" table lampshade; 18" diameter shade with crown of bronze branches depicting cherry blossoms in four repeats; blossoms rendered in pink and white glass, leaves in transparent glass, and branches in striated orange-green glass; cherries of red undulating glass; background of fractured glass flaked with green, pink, and rose. Shown on bronze tree base (N84.129.3).
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.129.1
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK" stamped on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 7879" and "346"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Woodbine hanging shade

Title
Woodbine hanging shade
Date 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (shade height, diameter): 10 1/2 × 25 in. (26.7 × 63.5 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Woodbine" hanging shade (shown on table lamp base); 26" octagonal shade with eight flat sides, 4" apron, and 8 "uprights" extending downwards; shade depicts woodbine (Virginia creeper) in five-fold clusters of leaves. Twisted vine bronze table lamp base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.111
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 609-1"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Tulip table lamp

Title
Tulip table lamp
Date 
ca. 1913
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (height, diameter): 29 1/2 × 22 in. (74.9 × 55.9 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze " Tulip" table lampshade; 22" diameter globe-shaped shade with 4" apron depicting pink and red tulips; blossoms range from light and dark pink with red mottling to crimson and deep red infused with purple; stems light green and foliage dark green with mottling; background of transparent green streaked with orange. Shown on bronze "Arch and Leaf" library base (N84.92.2), with cap (N84.103.3).
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.92.1
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1548" stamped on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 542"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Apple Blossom hanging shade

Title
Apple Blossom hanging shade
Date 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (shade diameter): 24 1/4 in. (61.6 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Apple Blossom" hanging shade, formerly placed on "Roman" table lamp base; 22" diameter globe-shaped shade set within a bronze fixture consisting of an openwork apron and eight ribs which extend below apron; ribs divide four repeats of two design patterns; blossoms are pink streaked with white and orange; flower centers are a spotted yellow-orange; leaves executed in mottled light and dark green and branches in dark brown; background in lower part of shade golden, fading to creamy white towards top.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.101.1
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside sha de: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK" stamped on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 529"
Gallery Label 
This shade was originally designed as a chandelier (to hang inverted). An identical example is in the Garden Museum Collection.
Provenance 
Lillian Nassau
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Trumpet Creeper table lamp

Title
Trumpet Creeper table lamp
Date 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (height, diameter): 28 1/2 × 22 in. (72.4 × 55.9 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Trumpet Creeper" table lampshade; 22" diameter globe-shaped shade with incurving border depicting bugle-shaped trumpet vine flowers in four design repeats; blossoms rendered in mottled orange, red and purple; stems of vine light green and foliage a variety of mottled greens; background of blue glass striated with purple. Crownlike embellishment consisting of 8 bronze flanges attached to aperture. Shown on bronze table lamp base (N84.99.2); flared stem has 16 strips of mosaic inlay ranging in color from green to red; 8 red turtlebacks set into sides of central section above stem; 4 curved arms stretch outward to receive rim of shade.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.99.1
Marks 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK" underside of base stamped with Tiffany Glass & Decorating Co. logo and 2674
Gallery Label 
Decorators and homeowners concerned about the harshness of the recently invented electric lightbulb appreciated the soft, diffuse light from Tiffany lamps. This lamp contains a second light source within the base that illuminates the circle of eight tiles of iridescent pressed glass, called "turtlebacks" because of their distinctive shape.
Provenance 
Lillian Nassau Ltd., 1967
Bibliography 
Gray, Nina. "The work of Tiffany Studios." The Magazine Antiques 167 (2005): 194-201.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Peony table lamp

Title
Peony table lamp
Date 
ca. 1900-1904
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (height, diameter): 28 1/2 × 22 in. (72.4 × 55.9 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Peony" table lampshade; 22" diameter globe-shaped shade depicting red peonies against a gold background in three repeats; blossoms and buds rendered in dark pink and light red streaked with grayish-white, with yellow-green centers; stems and leaves range from pale bluish-green to deep pea-green with yellow mottling; background glass golden yellow with orange mottling and some green striations or dots; three rectilinear rows light green with orange mottles. Shown on pierced bronze table lamp base (N84.87.2), with cap (N84.87.3).
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.87.1
Marks 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1509"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Rose Bush lampshade

Title
Rose Bush lampshade
Date 
ca. 1910-1913
Medium 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions 
Overall (height, diameter): 27 1/2 × 25 in. (69.9 × 63.5 cm)
Description 
Leaded glass and bronze "Rose Bush" lampshade; 24" diameter globe-shaped shade with gentle outcurve at lower border; shade depicts yellow roses, spotted with orange, green and gray, and orange roses spotted with red; emerald green leaves of fibrillated glass streaked with dark green and yellow and forest green spotted with gray, yellow, and dark green; flower stems are dark gray-green, and those bearing buds are lighter gray-green; background glass light blue with mottles of darker blue and violet. Shown on "Roman" lamp base (N84.101.2).
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
N84.98.1
Marks 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1915"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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