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Archibald Knox
PAIR OF "CYMRIC" VASES, MODEL NO. 500/74
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
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110
Archibald Knox
PAIR OF "CYMRIC" VASES, MODEL NO. 500/74
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 32,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Archibald Knox
PAIR OF "CYMRIC" VASES, MODEL NO. 500/74
with interior clear glass liners
each impressed L&Co/CYMRIC/500/74 with Birmingham Assay Office marks
silver, enamel and clear glass
5 in. (12.7 cm) high
5 1/8  in. (13 cm) diameter of base
1903
produced by Liberty & Co
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Provenance

Victor and Gretha Arwas, Editions Graphiques, London, circa 1983

Exhibited

The Liberty Style, Metropolitan Teien Museum of Art, Tokyo, June 12-July 25, 1999, followed by a tour to six different museums in Japan through June 2000

Literature

Liberty Silver Sketch Book, Westminster City Archives, n.d., no. 244 (for a related design)
Liberty’s 1875-1975
, An Exhibition to Mark the Firm’s Centenary
, exh. cat., Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1975, p. 61, no. D97B
The Liberty Style,
exh. cat., Japan Art & Culture Association, Tokyo, 1999, p. 104, no. 142 (for the present example illustrated)
Adrian J. Tilbrook, The Designs of Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co, London, 2000, p. 143, fig. no. 129
Stephen A. Martin, Archibald Knox, London, 2001, p. 183 (for one vase from the present lot illustrated)

The Warshawsky Collection: Masterworks of Tiffany and Prewar Design

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