Posts by: Century Studios

Lamp of the Week: 28″ Laburnum

Lamp of the Week: 28″ Laburnum

The 28″ Laburnum is one of the largest Tiffany shades we create. With over 2000 individual pieces of glass, it is also one of the most time consuming shades to produce. The Laburnum has an irregular lower edge, lending an air of naturalism to the piece. Richly mottled yellow and gold tones are skillfully combined…

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Lamp of the Week: 22″ Tulip

Lamp of the Week: 22″ Tulip

The 22″ Tulip is an intricate shade pattern packed so full of blooms that the upper portion of the lamp is solid flowers. Deep pinks tinged with red lighten to pastel pink mixed with white, yellow, and green. The two light green horizontal bands encircling the shade hold the riotous plants in check. This example,…

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18 Light Lily Table Lamp

18 Light Lily Table Lamp

We just completed an 18 Light Lily Table lamp for a client in Miami, Florida. Joining a previously ordered 18 Light Lily, this lamp is now one of a matching pair of lamps that will flank a staircase in our client’s home.

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Lamp of the Week: 24″ Parasol

Lamp of the Week: 24″ Parasol

At Century Studios, we create reproductions of Tiffany geometric shades in a multitude of shapes and sizes. One of the largest geometric shades we offer is the 24″ Parasol. The simplicity of the design is accentuated by the flat metal rim which underlines the shade. At 29″ in height, the Mandarin Lotus base creates a…

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10″ Azalea on Lustre Ball Base

10″ Azalea on Lustre Ball Base

The 10″ Azalea is a small shade pattern that makes a big impact. The non repeating pattern has a loose trellis framework which forms windows that contain the azalea flowers. For this shade, the red and pink flowers cavort with the green leaves against a brilliant blue sky. The shade is mated with the unusual…

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Lamp of the Week: 16″ Acorn

Lamp of the Week: 16″ Acorn

This pleasing 16″ Acorn shade on a Kendrick Pottery base was commissioned by a local client in 2013. The slightly deeper green in the decorative band places emphasis on the acorns and relates to the color of the base. We had the pottery portion of the base made to our specifications by Ephraim Faience Pottery…

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Mosaic Turtleback Base

Mosaic Turtleback Base

We recently completed a Turtleback Mosaic base. The heavy bronze casting has a band of green turtleback tiles around the upper portionĀ  that are lit from within, and glass mosaic on the lower half. The finely detailed glass mosaic shifts from blue down to green and the process of hand cutting and fitting the mosaic…

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Lamp of the Week: 20″ Arrowhead

Lamp of the Week: 20″ Arrowhead

The 20″ Arrowhead shade has a distinctly arts and crafts feel to it. This pattern also has a fairly unique Tiffany Studios approach: while representational, the shade is also stylized and rhythmic in its execution. This strongly colored lamp begins with a sunset orange sky at the top. Delicate white flowers emerge from behind the…

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18″ Peony

18″ Peony

We were commissioned by a client in Georgia to create this colorful 18″ Peony shade. The flowers for this shade are a lush gold pink – meaning that gold is required to create the fuchsia color in the glass. The flowers are set against a summery blue sky, tinged with pink and green that blends…

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Lamp of the Week: 16″ Wild Rose

Lamp of the Week: 16″ Wild Rose

The 16″ Wild Rose shade has a wide border of rambling roses in bloom. The upper portion of the shade resembles the paving on a garden path. Created in 2001 for a local client, this shade has warm amber tones mixes with hints of green and pink. The flowers are rendered in delicate shades of…

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