Desk lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 6 1/2 in. ( 29.8 x 16.5 cm )
Description: 
Turtleback tile swivel desk lamp; two identical green turtlebacks with irregular surface set into two sides of a swiveling triangular-shaped shade; shade hinged to two curved arms, which join the main stem of the base and descend to a circular platform adorned with leaf design and 16 green jewels set around periphery; platform supported by 5 small ball feet.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.23
Marks: 
stamped: on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
35840
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Desk lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, width): 14 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (36.8 × 21.6 cm)
Description: 
Turtleback tile swivel desk lamp; two identical yellow-orange turtlebacks with irregular surface set into two sides of a swiveling triangular-shaped shade; shade hinged to two curved arms, which join the main stem of the base (N84.22.2) and descend to a circular platform adorned with leaf design and 16 green jewels set around periphery; platform supported by 5 small ball feet.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.22
Marks: 
stamped: on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 408 / 9948"
Bibliography: 
Pepall, Rosalind M., ed. Tiffany Glass: A Passion for Colour. N.p: n.p., n.d.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
35839
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Curtain lampshade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1913
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 24 in. ( 30.5 x 61 cm )
Description: 
Floor lamp shade composed of leaded green mottled glass with "curtain" border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.18.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1515"
Gallery Label: 
This shade, described as "Conventional design, dome," is listed in the Tiffany Studios price lists for 1906, 1910, and 1913. It retailed for $100.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1913
eMuseum Object ID: 
35830
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Plain Squares Turtle Back Band lampshade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 22 × 16 in. (55.9 × 40.6 cm)
Description: 
Curved glass "plain squares, turtle back band" shade, composed of geometric arrangement of mottled green glass with band of 20 green iridescent turtlebacks which circle the shade. Shown with gilt bronze table lamp base with squared stem and circular platform (N84.66.2) and with cap (N84.17.3).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.17.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1434"
Gallery Label: 
"Turtlebacks" are irregularly shaped tiles of pressed iridescent glass. Jimmy Stewart, a Tiffany Studios glass blower from 1895 to 1928, operated the tile presses, turning out 200 turtlebacks an hour on a good day. This shade, referred to as "16" Plain squares, Turtle Back Band, dome" listed for $50 in 1906.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
35829
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Favrile Fabrique table lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
1910-1913
Medium: 
Gilt bronze, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 23 1/2 × 14 1/2 in. (59.7 × 36.8 cm)
Description: 
Gilt bronze and glass "Favrile Fabrique" table lamp; cone-shaped sixteen-sided shade, each side composed of 3"-long panel of amber pleated glass, vertically rippled in a linenfold design and bounded top and bottom by thin strips of the same glass; integrated "Petal" base (N84.13.2) has tubular center stem encased by long stylized leaves; shade, base, and cap (N84.13.3) finished in gold doré.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.13.1
Marks: 
stamped: inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/1931" stamped: on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK/586"
Gallery Label: 
The "Favrile Fabrique" shade retailed for $50.00 in Tiffany Studios' 1913 price list.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1913
eMuseum Object ID: 
35825
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Chandelier

Classification: 
Date: 
1899-1920
Medium: 
Bronze, Favrile glass, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 x 28 in. ( 91.4 x 71.1 cm ) Part (a): 14 × 6 in. (35.6 × 15.2 cm) Each (b-g): 4 in. × 7 1/2 in. (10.2
Description: 
Bronze and Favrile glass "golden ball" chandelier; circular bronze ceiling fixture with central hanging pipe (N84.12.2) from which is suspended a dome-shaped gold shade (a); six miniature bulbous paneled shades (b-g) are suspended from metal tubing around the perimeter; each shade flanked by gilded chain with three brass balls, with swag of similar chain connecting vertical chains. Shades are adaptations.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.12.1a-g
Marks: 
etched: on flange of miniature shades: "L. C. T. Favrile"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1920
eMuseum Object ID: 
35824
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Plain Square shade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 27 1/2 × 24 1/2 in. (69.9 × 62.2 cm)
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Plain Square" shade; gently curving shade composed of quadrangular pieces of leaded glass, arranged in 12 horizontal and 60 vertical rows; orange glass speckled with darker orange and traces of green and red. Shown on Water Lily base (N84.41.2), with cap (N84.14.3).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.14.1
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
35788
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Lotus, Pagoda lampshade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (shade height, diameter): 6 3/8 × 25 1/2 in. (16.2 × 64.8 cm) Overall (height with Mushroom base, diameter):
Description: 
Leaded glass "lotus, pagoda" lampshade; ridged shade having 24 lead midribs running radially from the top center toward the periphery of the shade; each section set with rows of quadrangular striated green glass.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.21
Marks: 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1524"
Gallery Label: 
Because of its resemblance to a type of Chinese hat, this shade is sometimes referred to as the Mandarin shade. It is also listed in Tiffany Studios' 1906 price list as "Lotus, Pagoda." The model was discontinued by 1910.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1906
eMuseum Object ID: 
35745
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

"Spanish" floor lamp

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1927
Medium: 
Bronze, Favrile glass
Dimensions: 
Each: 4 3/8 in. × 7 in. (11.1 × 17.8 cm) Overall: 60 3/4 × 11 3/4 in. (154.3 × 29.8 cm)
Description: 
Three green Favrile glass lampshades. Bronze and Favrile "Spanish" floor lamp base (N84.11.2) has central shaft with three outward-flaring arms each supporting a shade; between arms is central pierced canister with pointed glass finial and bulbous glass drop.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.11.1a-c
Marks: 
etched: in shades: "853V L.C.T. Favrile"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1927
eMuseum Object ID: 
35560
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Hanging shade

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1904-1910
Medium: 
Favrile glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (shade height, diameter): 10 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (26.7 × 21.6 cm)
Description: 
Pear-shaped Favrile glass hanging shade decorated in paperweight technique; light orange transparent background decorated with green leaves and yellow flowers, interconnected by light green stems.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.10.1
Gallery Label: 
Tiffany's home at Laurelton Hall had four similar pear shaped globes hanging in the Fountain Court.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1910
eMuseum Object ID: 
35558
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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