Arrowhead Fern Mosaic Jardinère

Maker: Tiffany Studios

Origin: American

H 4.5 in. x d 12 in.

Year: circa 1900

Description

An extremely rare bronze and favrile glass Mosaic "Arrowhead Fern" Jardinière by, Tiffany Studios decorated with inlaid mosaic iridized green-blue favrile "damascene glass" with arrowhead decoration finished in a rich patinated bronze patin. The planter retains its original copper liner and is signed, "Tiffany Studios New York 835." 

Provenance: 
Private Collection Max & Judy Foote. 
Sotheby's New York "Tiffany" Sale #N0906; Lot #328; December 18th, 2013. 
Private Family, New Jersey. Thence by descent to the present owner. 
 

Additional Info: 
The design and creation of the example photographed has been accredited to "Clara Driscoll" One of the "Tiffany Girls." 
 
References: 
Photographed in: "Tiffany Lamps and Metalware An Illustrated Reference to Over 2000 Models", by Alastair Duncan, ©2007 pg. 396 plate 1601 & 1608.
"Tiffany Desk Sets" by, William R. Holland Schiffer Publishing Ltd. ©2008 pg. 233