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GEORGES JOUVE | TWO "CYLINDRE" VASES

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Works from the Collection of Marc Jacobs

GEORGES JOUVE | TWO "CYLINDRE" VASES

GEORGES JOUVE | TWO "CYLINDRE" VASES

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

4,000

USD

Works from the Collection of Marc Jacobs

GEORGES JOUVE

TWO "CYLINDRE" VASES


circa 1955

glazed earthenware

both signed Jouve and with the artist's cypher

tallest: 4¼ in. (10.7 cm) high

Overall in excellent condition. This complementary pair of cobalt blue vases present with extremely minor pinholes throughout consistent with age and the natural evolution of the medium, and not visible unless closely inspected. Both works have been inspected under blacklight and show no apparent evidence of prior restoration to the ceramic body.


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