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Empire table lamp

Object Name: Lampshade
Date: designed ca. 1910-1913
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Medium: Leaded glass, bronze
Dimensions: Overall (height, diameter): 26 1/2 × 22 1/2 in. (67.3 × 57.2 cm)
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: Leaded glass and bronze cone-shaped Empire lampshade; shade composed of eight panels with background of rectangular pieces in olive-green glass; each panel with central oval design constructed around a white oblong jewel; panels separated by strip of mottled white glass; three rows of jewels above apron of shade; 1-inch apron formed from pieces of green oblong glass. Shown on Fifteenth Century base (N84.83.2), with cap (N84.83.3).
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: N84.33.1
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Marks: stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1953"

Bibliography:

Margaret K. Hofer and Rebecca Klassen, The Lamps of Tiffany Studios: Nature Illuminated (Skira Rizzoli Publications, Inc., 2016), 39.

Exhibitions:

“The Lamps of Tiffany Studios: Nature Illuminated,” Gallery of Tiffany Lamps, New-York Historical Society, April 28, 2017–ongoing.