Oriental Poppy floor lamp
Overall (height, diameter): 70 1/2 × 26 in. (179.1 × 66 cm)
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1902"
Leaded glass and bronze "Red Oriental Poppy" lampshade; 26" diameter globe-shaped shade depicting red oriental poppies in three repeats; single border row of yellow-green rectangles; blood-red poppy blossoms mottled with darker red and gray; yellow-green and blue-green foliage, and orange background glass spotted and striated in greens, blues and purples. Shown with standard floor lamp base (N84.109.2) and cap with pig-tail finial (N84.109.3).
The oriental poppy shades are among the masterpieces of Tiffany Studios' leaded glass lamps.
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
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