Dragonfly Library Lamp
A base is an essential part of a Tiffany lamp, but is often overshadowed by its colorful shade. In this example, however, the deep blue of the blown glass base with its pulled-feather decoration compliments the muted blue and mauve of the Dragonfly shade.
Tiffany Studios, New York (1902-1932)
Designed by Clara Driscoll (American, 1861-1944)
Leaded glass, blown glass, bronze, brass filigree
Diameter 16 in.
Shade: Model no. 1495, 20” dome
Marked TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK, 1495-4
Base: Marked LCT / TG&DC conjoined monogram / TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK
Photo: Tim Nighswander