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Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
American, early 20th century, domed iridescent blue and gold "damascene" shade with four intaglio carved dragonflies and a fly, inscribed on fitter rim "L.C.T. Favrile", 4 x 7 in.; supported on a iridescent blue base, wide circular foot, inscribed "L.C. Tiffany Inc. Favrile", 8-1/4 x 5-5/8 in. to rim; overall height 15-1/2 in.
Provenance: Christie's, New York, NY, Mies-8614, sold April 12, 1997; Private Collection, New York
air bubble incorporated into the design of the fly, shade with tiny flea bite at rim, minor scratches; base with approx. 1-1/4 in. repaired break at rim, tiny chip to foot exterior with associated scratch, tiny chips to inner foot rim, scratches and scuffs; mounts sit slightly askew, wear and patination to surfaces
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