Tiffany Studios DRAGONFLY table lamp. Drop head shade on Rare Bird Skeleton Base with “Four Seasons” multicolored and shaped jewels, wisteria blue, green and purple glass, Shade SIGNED 1507-20 on a Tab on the underside between A DRAGONFLYÕS WING, TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK note. Base signed TIFFANY STUDIOS New York 442. Regarding the shade- a dash number according to Egon NeustadtÕs the Lamps of Tiffany page 13, under the heading “authentication”-“reputedly the private cypher used by the studio to mark those shades shade of the same series had previously been produced, and marked, 1507-19. FOR A SIMILAR EXAMPLE OF THIS SHADE, SEE Egon NeustadtÕs “The lamps of Tiffany “, page 171, green dragonfly on mauve which has a 1507-29, similar in numbering to this example. The organic root base is one of TiffanyÕs most successful Art Nouveau designs, BASE IS A #442 standing on four legs, with a diagonal spread of 15″ between opposing legs with root fibers, WITH A SIX (6) LIGHT CLUSTER, WITH ORIGINAL BRYANT SOCKETS. height of shade, 27 1/2″ DIMENSIONS; 22″ SHADE DIAMETER, 10 1/2″ IN HEIGHT, 5″ APERTURE, 30” TALL. — Dimensions: H: 31 inches: W: 22 inches: D: 22 inches —
Very Good Condition. Patina on Base is warm and dark. There are multiple minor age cracks to some of the smaller glass panels which do not detract from the lamp. These are pictured.