Tiffany Studios  An Important Morning Glory Paperweight Vase, circa 1915

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Lot 16
Tiffany Studios
An Important Morning Glory Paperweight Vase, circa 1915

Sold for US$ 68,750 inc. premium
Tiffany Studios
An Important Morning Glory Paperweight Vase, circa 1915
Favrile glass
engraved 3309J L.C. Tiffany-Favrile
height 6 1/2in (16.5cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    A. Douglas Nash
    Albert Christian Revi
    David Bellis
    Sotheby's New York, November 19, 1994, lot 499
    The Garden Museum Collection, Matsue, Japan
    Allen Michaan

    Exhibited
    Masterworks of Louis Comfort Tiffany, traveling Japanese exhibition: Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Museum, Kobe City Museum, Nagoya Electricity Museum Gallery, and Tayama Citizens Plaza Museum, January - August, 1991

    Literature
    Albert Christian Revi, American Art Nouveau Glass, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Camden, 1968, color plate p. 112
    Robert Koch, Louis C. Tiffany's Art Glass, New York, 1977, p. 100, pl. 97, no. 4 for an illustration of this vase from the A. Douglas Nash Collection as exhibited at the Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and fig. 127 for the related example cited below in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection
    John Loring, Louis Comfort Tiffany at Tiffany & Co., New York, 2002, p. 163 for the related example cited below in the Metropolitan's collection
    Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Louis Comfort Tiffany and Laurelton Hall: An Artist's Country Estate, New York, 2006, p. 123, fig. 208 for a related example in the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, gift of Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, 1951
    Martin Eidelberg, Tiffany Favrile Glass and the Quest of Beauty, New York, 2007, p. 68 for a related example
    Paul E. Doros, The Art Glass of Louis Comfort Tiffany, New York, 2013, pp 3 and 140-141 for a related example

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Tiffany Studios  An Important Morning Glory Paperweight Vase, circa 1915
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Tiffany Studios  An Important Morning Glory Paperweight Vase, circa 1915
Tiffany Studios  An Important Morning Glory Paperweight Vase, circa 1915
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