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Gabriel Argy-Rousseau

“Chrysanthèmes” Vase

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Gabriel Argy-Rousseau

Gabriel Argy-Rousseau

“Chrysanthèmes” Vase

“Chrysanthèmes” Vase

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

5,040

USD

Gabriel Argy-Rousseau

“Chrysanthèmes” Vase


circa 1919

pâte-de-verre

signed G. Argy-Rousseau in the mold

5 ¾ in. (14.6 cm) high

Overall in very good condition. The glass with scattered and minor surface irregularities, air bubbles, and particulate inclusions inherent to its production and not visually distracting. The interior of the vase with very light surface soiling concentrated to the bottom. The raised decorative motifs are in well-preserved condition. The base with nine protective felt pads applied to the underside. 


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE. 

Macklowe Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above, 2012
Janine Bloch-Dermant, G. Argy-Rousseau: Les Pâtes de Verre, Catalogue Raisonné, Paris, 1990, pp. 47 and 180, no. 19.01