Favrile Vase with Leaves

Object Name: 
Favrile Vase with Leaves

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Object Name: 
Favrile Vase with Leaves
Accession Number: 
50.4.525
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.75 cm, Diam (max): 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1898-1900
Web Description: 
The vase is inscribed “St. Louis,” which suggests that it was exhibited by Tiffany Studios at the St. Louis world’s fair in 1904.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Tiffany, Louis Comfort (American, 1848-1933), Former Collection
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Material: 
Inscription: 
St. Louis Q715
inscription
base, center
Louis C. Tiffany - Favrile
inscription
base, outer edge
L.C.T.
inscription
base, outer edge
Primary Description: 
Favrile Vase with Leaves. Favrile, opaque glass resembling bronze; blown, applied decoration. Ovoid body, short neck with sheared mouth; pale greenish amber heart-shaped leaf and stem decoration around shoulder, and loopings on neck; rough pontil mark on base, inscribed in center "St. Louis Q715" and around outer edge, "L.C.T." and "Louis C. Tiffany - Favrile".
Title Unknown (Parke-Bernet Galleries)
Venue(s)
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC
Title Unknown (St. Louis)
 
Three Art Nouveau Glass Makers (1960) illustrated, p. 128, fig. 3;