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Vase

Designer:
René-Jules Lalique (French, Aÿ 1860–1945 Paris)
Date:
1919
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 10 inches (25.4 cm.)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1936
Accession Number:
36.104.2
Not on view
While the slight opalescence and delicate color of this elegant mold-blown
glass vase are not the most typical characteristics of Lalique’s work, they
show his tour-de-force versatility as a glassmaker.
Marking: (on edge of base) R. Lalique France (script)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Masterpieces of French Art Deco," August 4, 2009–January 23, 2011.

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