SPECIAL ADVISORY: In accordance with Yale University’s revised COVID-19 protocols, the Yale University Art Gallery will close to the public beginning Friday, October 16, 2020. Learn More

American Decorative Arts
PrevNext1 of 3
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
PrevNext2 of 3
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
PrevNext3 of 3
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer: Louis Comfort Tiffany, American, 1848–1933
Manufacturer: Tiffany Studios, American, 1890–1932

Candle Lamp


Glass, bronze

15 3/4 × 4 5/8 in. (40.01 × 11.75 cm) base: 10 1/8 × 4 5/8 in. (25.72 × 11.75 cm) other (glass insert in base): 6 in.(15.24 cm) other (well in top of base to hold shade): 1 1/4 in.(3.18 cm) other (each leg): 7 1/2 in.(19.05 cm) other (glass shade): 5
Yale University Art Gallery
Manufactured in Corona, Long Island, New York
Not on view
20th century
Containers - Glass

Yale University Art Gallery (1955 to present).


Tiffany Favrile Catalogue of the Year 1915, exh. cat. (New York: Tiffany Studios, 1915), Throughout.

Hugh F. McKean and Will Rousseau, The “Lost” Treasures of Louis Comfort Tiffany (New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1980), 282.

Christie’s, New York, Tiffany: Innovation in American Design, sale cat. (December 10, 1998), 112, lot 332.

Christie’s East, New York, 20th Century Decorative Arts, sale cat. (December 6, 2000), 89, lot 244.

Martin Eidelberg, Nancy A. McClelland, and Leslie Hayden Nash, Behind the Scenes of Tiffany Glassmaking (New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2001), 94, fig. right.

Doyle New York, New York, Belle Epoque: 19th and 20th Century Decorative Arts Including Tiffany Studios Glass and Bronze, sale cat. (February 25–26, 2004), 126, lot 1308.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.