Vintage Louis Comfort Tiffany's The Mermaid Stained Glass Suncatcher Authentic Authorized Tiffany Reproduction - RARE. This is a vintage authentic Tiffany authorized reproduction. Of Louis Comfort Tiffany's "The Mermaid" stained glass suncatcher marked "FMNH" in the lower left-side of the picture, standing for Field Museum of Natural History. The suncatcher's single pane English Muffle textured glass adds shimmer to its underwater composition and I believe is created using a technique called offset lithography.Lead, metal came frame with. Mitered joints surrounds the picture and has two small holes at the top for hanging. Composition depicts a mermaid and goldfish in an. Gaze surrounded by shades of blue and green and small circles. Very peaceful, calming and serene.
1.5 mm glass imperfection at the time of production, located left-side, slightly above her hand (see last picture for close-up) and has minimal frame edge-wear from displaying. There are no chips, no cracks, only the aforementioned mark. It is 1/5th scale of the original and measures. 16" high x 9.25" wide x 0.25 deep and weighs approximately 2.9 lbs.
All pictures were taken outdoors on an overcast day with the second to last picture taken indoors. Nearly 40 years old and truly a beautiful and rare piece! Tiffany's original work is housed at the Grainger Hall of Gems in the Field. In Chicago and features its namesake a mermaid and a goldfish.The following is from the original. Atalog card #61997: Description - 1 stained glass window manufactured by Tiffany and Co. Installed for many years in personal office of Mr.
, blue green representing ocean, with a fish and mermaid swimming about. Cleveland Ohio, dimensions 44" x 80". This was an important work for Mr.
Tiffany, being displayed in his office and a work he refused to sell during his lifetime. The item "Vintage Louis Comfort Tiffany's The Mermaid Stained Glass Suncatcher RARE" is in sale since Monday, February 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Stained Glass". The seller is "freshfindsandsundries" and is located in Furlong, Pennsylvania.
This item can be shipped to United States.