Posts by: Century Studios

Lamp of the Week: 18″ Grape

Lamp of the Week: 18″ Grape

With its lush foliage and fully ripened grapes, the 18″ Grape is one of Tiffany Studios’ most successful lamp designs. The shade begins with a cast bronze crown of open branches at the top and cascades down to a realistic irregular lower edge. We employed a wide variety of glasses to create the exciting coloration…

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16″ Geometric with Squares

16″ Geometric with Squares

Tiffany Studios designed a variety of elegant geometric shades that feel at home in any decor. With geometric shades the emphasis is on the glass, and this 16″ Geometric with Squares crisply combines a subtly mottled butter yellow glass with a decorative band in green and blue. Commissioned by an out of state client, the…

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Lamp of the Week: Pair of 18″ Wisteria Lamps

Lamp of the Week: Pair of 18″ Wisteria Lamps

The iconic 18″ Wisteria is one of Tiffany Studios’ signature lamp designs. The crown of cast bronze branches at the top of the shade supports cascading flowers that finish with a naturalistic undulating lower edge. Designed to mate with the Tree Trunk base (23″ tall) this impressive shade has 1945 individual pieces of glass. Traditionally…

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10″ Geometric Brickwork

10″ Geometric Brickwork

Geometric shades can be created in any shape, size, or color. This 10″ Geometric Brickwork shade was commissioned by a local client who requested a deep midnight blue glass. The brickwork positioning of the glass tiles gives the shade additional interest. The shade is shown on the Ruffle base (lamp height 17″).

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20″ Poppy

20″ Poppy

The 20″ Poppy is a classic Tiffany Studios lamp design. The pattern exhibits an economy of line that is both pleasing and balanced. The horizontal band of leaves grounds the design while the vertical leadlines representing the slender flower stems ascend towards the top of the shade. Each stem supports a bud or open flower….

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Lamp of the Week Returns – 20″ Dragonfly

Lamp of the Week Returns – 20″ Dragonfly

After a summer vacation, we are resuming our popular Lamp of the Week postings. Each Thursday our posts will showcase works we have made in the past.  The multicolored background of this 20″ Dragonfly was cut from a five color textured glass. The granite textured background glass gives the shade a sparkling surface which the…

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Dogwood Ball Lamp

Dogwood Ball Lamp

The Dogwood Ball Lamp is a unique combination of shade and base. The tall and slender base supporting a delicate orb has the feeling of a graceful Art Nouveau fantasy. This unusual lamp is now in a private collection in Texas. The 10″ round shade is held aloft by a special six pronged crutch on…

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22″ Dragonfly and New Floor Base

22″ Dragonfly and New Floor Base

The 22″ Dragonfly is one of Tiffany Studios most popular shade designs. The shade lends itself equally for use as a large table lamp, floor lamp, or chandelier fixture. The shade is shown on the Large Lion’s Foot base (28″ tall, telescopes taller). The addition of a Pigtail cap adds a lighthearted touch of whimsy…

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Chain Mail Lantern Chandelier Fixture

Chain Mail Lantern Chandelier Fixture

One of Tiffany Studios most unique lighting concepts is the Chain Mail Lantern. Moorish in inspiration, a large reticulated onion dome shaped cap supports a flowing curtain of glass.  Constructed completely by hand, each piece of glass is encased in a metal framework and each unit is joined to the others by small loops in…

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16″ Fern

16″ Fern

The 16” Fern is an early Tiffany Studios shade pattern that elegantly combines the naturalistic depiction of a plant form with a stylized graphic sensibility. With just under 1000 individual pieces of glass, this delicate design is highly detailed and boldly symmetrical. At first glance, this low domed shade gives the impression of being a…

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