Favrile Vase with Leaf and Vine Decoration

Object Name: 
Favrile Vase with Leaf and Vine Decoration

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Favrile Vase with Leaf and Vine Decoration
Accession Number: 
61.4.5
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 57.7 cm; Rim Diam: 17.5 cm; Base Diam: 14 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1905-1910
Primary Description: 
Transparent yellow golden iridescent glass; free-blown with applied decoration and iridescent; very tall vase of ovoid shape curving down to flaring bottom with high pushed up base having very rough concave pontil mark; on the upper body water lily-like blossoms on very long stems reaching down to the base of the object, the stem pattern also extending towards the neck and rim, the blossoms as well as the branches in iridescent bluish and yellowish glass; inscribed on the base: "Louis C. Tiffany - Favrile, 7794".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hotchkiss, John F., Source
Category: