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Hanging globe from Fountain Court, Laurelton Hall

1904–10

Louis Comfort Tiffany, American, 1848–1933 American


Dimensions

27.94 x 20.32 x 20.32 cm (11 x 8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

65.216

Medium or Technique

Glass, replaced brass collar

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Glass

Inverted, pear-shaped shade with circular opening at top with slightly turned out rim. Irridecent glass of gold and yellow tones with millifiori decoration to create the images of waterlilies.

Provenance

Possibly made for Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall, Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York. The donor noted that the piece was "from Laurelton Hall."

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, Sr.