13 June 2003
A FAVRILE GLASS VASE*
Tiffany Studios, circa 1905
17¾in. (45.1cm.) high
engraved L.C.T. Y7939, painted museum accession number 93.57
Herbert Trigger Antiques, New York
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Arthur Drexler and Greta Daniel, Introduction to Twentieth Century Design from the Collection of The Museum of Modern Art New York, 1959, p. 26, pl. 28.
This vase was acquired by the museum on March 18, 1957 with funds from the Phyllis B. Lambert Fund.
This lot is exempt from Sales Tax.
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