Tif­fany Drag­on­fly Floor Lamp

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LOUIS COM­FORT TIF­FANY (1848-1933) WAS ONE OF THE MOST AC­CLAIMED DEC­O­RA­TIVE ARTISTS OF HIS TIME. HIS EARLY 20TH-CEN­TURY LAMPS EM­BOD­IED THE ART NOU­VEAU SPIRIT OF THE ERA: A BUOY­ANT, ALL-EN­COM­PASS­ING OP­TI­MISM THAT CON­SID­ERED EVEN THE MOST IN­SIGNIF­I­CANT OB­JECTS TO BE WOR­THY OF AT­TEN­TION. “WHAT MAKES THIS LAMP RE­MARK­ABLE IS THE SEN­SI­TIVE IN­TER­PRE­TA­TION OF NA­TURE,” SAYS AR­LIE SULKA, OWNER OF LIL­LIAN NAS­SAU, THE GALLERY BRING­ING THE 1906 FLOOR LAMP TO HONG KONG.

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