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Quest of Beauty—Louis Comfort Tiffany’s Life and Art

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  • <em>Baths of Caracalla</em>

    Baths of Caracalla,
    February 1, 1866

    <em>Baths of Caracalla</em>

    Baths of Caracalla, February 1, 1866
    From My First Visit to Europe, November 1, 1865–March 21, 1866
    Sketchbook album
    Pencil and watercolor
    Louis Comfort Tiffany, American, 1848–1933
    Inscribed: Baths of Caracalla Feb 1st / 66 –
    8 x 12 in.
    (74-006)

  • Three window panels

    Three window panels,
    c. 1885

    Three window panels

    Three window panels, c. 1885
    Library, Tiffany house, Seventy-Second Street, New York City, 1882–1939; dining room, Laurelton Hall, Long Island, New York, 1902–57
    Magnolia
    Leaded glass
    Tiffany Glass Company, New York City, 1885–92
    45 1/2 x 66 in.
    (58-013)

  • Window

    Window,
    c. 1898

    Window

    Window, c. 1898
    Living room, Laurelton Hall, Long Island, New York, 1902–57
    Exhibited: Grafton Galleries, London, 1899
    Figure with gourds
    Leaded glass
    Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company, New York City, 1892–1900
    Designer: Frank Brangwyn, British, 1867–1956
    53 x 45 in.
    (U-070)

  • Reading lamp

    Reading lamp,
    after 1899

    Reading lamp

    Reading lamp, after 1899
    Version exhibited at Grafton Galleries, London, 1899
    No. 400, Nautilus design
    Leaded glass, bronze
    Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company, New York City, 1892–1900
    Marks on base: TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / [conjoinedTGDco]
    13 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.
    (69-002)

  • Window

    Window,
    c. 1898

    Window

    Window, c. 1898
    Laurelton Hall, Long Island, New York, 1902–57
    Guelder rose (snowball bush) and wisteria
    Leaded glass
    Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company, New York City, 1892–1900
    26 in. x 32 in.
    (58-015)

  • Turtleback globe

    Turtleback globe,
    c. 1905

    Turtleback globe

    Turtleback globe, c. 1905
    Living room, Laurelton Hall, Long Island, New York, 1902–57
    Cast and leaded glass, bronze
    Tiffany Studios, New York City, 1902–32
    Diam. 13 1/2 in.
    (56-044:1)

  • Cuff links

    Cuff links,
    c. 1925