Approximately 95 lots of fine Tiffany masterworks and decorative arts will be offered on sale by Michaan’s Auctions on April 12. This is Michaan’s Auctions‘ third offering of spectacular Tiffany Studios treasures from Japan’s esteemed Garden Museum with additions from private collections. A Tiffany Peacock chandelier is an expected high point from the sale’s Garden Museum Collection lots ($250,000 – $300,000).
The hanging shade features a repeating, allover design depicting tail feathers. The intense, saturated coloration of the glass remains one of the most striking characteristics of the piece, displaying gem-like shades of blue and green. The domed shade measures 26 inches in diameter and is suspended by an understated bronze fixture upon a chain. This Peacock chandelier model was doubly designed for use as a floor lamp shade.
Other exceptional pieces include a Tiffany Studios Peony table lamp illuminates the sale at an estimate of $250,000 – $350,000 and Tiffany Studios Landscape Window, estimated at $250,000 $300,000.
Additional pieces of great interest include exceedingly rare early Tiffany glass selections and Tiffany & Co. decorative objects. A Moorish style turtleback tile footed lamp features an elaborate supporting bronze and glass base. Also available is an Oriental Poppy window by the Tiffany Studios, as well as a Tiffany Studios mosaic panel depicting St. Andrew.
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