April 23, 2021 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Two Tiffany Cypriote Paperweight Glass Vases

American, early 20th century, encased swirls of red, blue, green, and cypriote, signed "L.C. Tiffany-Favrile" and "V146", 5-1/8 x 5 in.; encased swirls of green, amber, and cypriote, signed "L.C. Tiffany-Favrile" and number "700V", 6-7/8 x 4-1/2 in.

Note: For an illustration of these vases, see Paul Doros, The Art Glass of Louis Comfort Tiffany, 2013, page 144 and 145.

For an illustration of a similar vase (signed "V130"), see Martin Eidelberg, Tiffany Favrile Glass and the Quest of Beauty, 2007, page 74, fig. 89.


Provenance:Christie's, New York, NY, Lot 240, purchased June 10, 1989 for $1,760; Robert and Gladys Koch; Christie's, New York, NY, Lot 97, purchased March 10, 2004 for $3,350 (taller example, accompanied by copy of invoice); Estate of Jay R. Doros, Springfield, New Jersey


both with cracks, scratches, marked reference numbers

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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