RENÉ LALIQUE | GROS SCARABÉES VASE [VASE GROS SCARABÉES]
15,000 - 20,000 EUR
GROS SCARABÉES VASE
[VASE GROS SCARABÉES]
designed in 1924, not executed after 1947
matt and glossy mould-blown glass
Signed R LALIQUE and engraved signature R. Lalique France on the reverse
[le modèle créé en 1924, non réalisé après 1947
verre soufflé-moulé mat et brillant
Signature moulée R LALIQUE, signature gravée R.Lalique France au revers]
Height : 29 cm ; 11 ⅜ in.
[Hauteur : 29 cm ; 11 ⅜ in.]
Good overall condition. The glass surface presents with a few hairline scratches consistent with age and use. There is a small chip of approximately 1 cm on one scarabée but not visually distracting. The base presents with a few dents and two larger chips along its circumference, the largest measuring approximately 0.5 x 1 cm. A few small black and white stains on the surface. Surface soiling throughout
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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For the example :
René Lalique 28 November – 9 December 1982, exhibition catalogue, Kiya Gallery Tokyo Gallery 25, Tokyo, November 28 – December 9, 1982, pp. 15 and 41, n. 3 and 33
Félix Marcilhac, René Lalique 1860-1945, maître-verrier analyse de l'œuvre et catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1994, p. 415, n. 892
[Pour le modèle :
René Lalique 28 November – 9 December 1982, catalogue d’exposition, Kiya Gallery Tokyo Gallery 25, Tokyo, 28 Novembre – 9 Decembre 1982, pp. 15 et 41, n. 3 et 33
Félix Marcilhac, René Lalique 1860-1945, maître-verrier analyse de l’œuvre et catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1994, p. 415, n. 892]