Designer René-Jules Lalique French

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This vase is decorated with intertwined pairs of naiads—nymphs from Greek mythology who resided in, and were associated with, fresh water: streams, springs, wells, and fountains. The combination of classical iconography and bold form typifies much French Art Deco of the 1930s.

Nadica, René-Jules Lalique (French, Aÿ 1860–1945 Paris), Glass, French

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