Lot 122
  • 122

René Lalique

Estimate
45,000 - 60,000 USD
Sold
125,000 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • René Lalique
  • A Rare "Tristan" Vase, Marcilhac No. 1013
  • engraved R. LALIQUE/FRANCE and No. 1013
  • molded and frosted glass
  • 8 in. (20.3 cm) high
    13 in. (33.02 cm) diameter
     

Provenance

Private Collection, Baltimore, MD
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa late 1970s

Literature

Canadian Homes and Gardens, December 1929, n.p.
Felix Marcilhac, René Lalique:  Maître-Verrier, Paris, 2004, p. 441

Catalogue Note

The “Tristan” vase was produced by René Lalique’s glassworks in Alsace-Lorraine at the height of the firm’s technical production and skill.  The present example is one of only a few known examples of the "Tristan" model executed in a deep cobalt blue hue.
Close