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A Rousseau enamelled glass vase
circa 1884
Estimate
1,2001,500
LOT SOLD. 13,200 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
1
A Rousseau enamelled glass vase
circa 1884
Estimate
1,2001,500
LOT SOLD. 13,200 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

20th Century Decorative Arts and Design

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A Rousseau enamelled glass vase
circa 1884
mould-blown smokey-brown glass modelled and decorated in Japonist fashion with a carp jumping up from the waves, enamelled in shades of brown, grey, yellow red and blue
engraved 'E. Rousseau, Paris'
height 30 cm, a small stress crack
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Literature

Cf. H. Ricke & E. Schmitt (ed.), Glas des Art Nouveau: die Sammlung Gerda Koepff, München/New York 1998, p. 27 for a contemporary photograph from Revue des arts décoratifs, showing a similar vase

Catalogue Note

A vase of this model was shown at the 1884 exhibition of the Union Centrale in Paris

20th Century Decorative Arts and Design

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Amsterdam