coloured, smoked, etched and enameled glass
Signed E.Rousseau Paris on the underside
verre coloré, fumé, gravé et émaillé
Signé E.Rousseau Paris au revers]
Height : 26,5 cm ; 10 ⅜ in.
Hauteur : 26,5 cm ; 10 ⅜ in.
Good overall condition. The vase presents with light dirt near the protruding elements and on its inside. There are a few surface scratches on the painted glass.
All consistent with age and use
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Private collection, France
[Collection privée, France]
A model of similar shape is included in the collections of the Musée d'Orsay, Paris.
[Un modèle de forme similaire est conservé dans les collections du Musée d'Orsay, Paris.]