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Tiffany Studios New York Floral "Paperweight" Favrile Glass Vase

$32,500

This Tiffany Studios New York "Paperweight" Favrile glass vase, featuring white blossoms with pink millefiori florets sprinkled throughout a green pulled-leaf motif, all depicted on on a clear background. The phenomenal range of colors in the design elements with the absence of the typical gold iridescence on the interior allow the flowers become the glorious focus of attention.

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Artist: Tiffany Studios New York
Circa: Early 20th century
Dimensions: 8" height, 4.5" diameter
Materials: Favrile glass
Signed: "L.C.Tiffany Favrile #2700G"
Literature: Vase with similar decoration pictured in Louis Comfort Tiffany at Tiffany & Co., by John Loring, New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2002, p. 158

The "Paperweight" technique involved fusing thin rods of transparent glass in a variety of colors. The resulting thicker rod was cut into thin pieces and were then worked into clear glass.
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