A French bas-relief glass pâte-de-verre plaque by Henri Cros, featuring the depiction of a mythical dragon or sea creature in hues of pink, against a crystal-like ground. This is an experimental plaque by the originator of the revival of the ancient pâte-de-verre process.
|Dimensions: 8'' high x 4'' wide x 1/8'' deep|
|Item #: P-1345|
|Price: $1,950 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau "wheel-carved" cameo glass vase by Daum. Deep purple flowers are featured against a plum and blue background.Vases with similar decoration are pictured in: "Daum Frères: Maîtres Verriers", 1892-1935, by Katharina Büttiker-Weber, Zurich: Galerie Katharina Büttiker, 1986, cat. nos. 42-44.
|Signed: Daum Nancy," with Croix de Lorraine|
|Dimensions: 8'' high x 4 ¾'' wide|
|Item #: G-14379|
|Price: $14,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau fire-polished, applied and opalescent cameo glass two-handled vase by Emile Gallé. The vase features poppy blossoms and fern leaves in brilliant shades of red and magenta on a clear ground with deep red accents.A vase with similar decoration is pictured in: "Glass by Gallé", by Alastair Duncan and Georges de Bartha, New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1984, p. 65, plate 78.
|Signed: Cristallerie d' Emile Gallé à Nancy Modèle et décor déposés|
|Dimensions: 7½ '' diameter x 10'' high|
|Item #: G-14625|
|Price: $24,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau cameo glass vase by Émile Gallé. The vase is decorated with purple trumpet-creepers against a green background
|Dimensions: 15?'' high x 6-1/2'' wide x 5'' deep|
|Item #: G-17690|
|Price: $15,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Austrian Art Nouveau Tall Phänomen vase by Loetz.
|Signed: Loetz, Austria|
|Dimensions: 8-1/2'' diameter x 19'' high|
|Item #: G-17728|
|Price: $25,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau "Feuilles Tachetees" vase by Gabriel Argy-Rousseau. Provenance: Sotheby's, New York, 20th Century Decorative Works of Art, 15 June 1994, lot 136.A similar vase is pictured in J. Bloch-Dermont, Les Pâtes de Verre G. Argy-Rousseau Catalogue Raisonné, Paris, 1990, p. 197, no. 24.06
|Signed: G. ARGY-ROUSSEAU and 18025|
|Dimensions: 6½'' high x 4?'' diameter|
|Item #: G-18002|
|Price: $12,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Deco glass pâte-de-verre, "Rayons de Soleil," vase by Gabriel Argy-Rousseau, featuring a ground of purple, orange and yellow. Further enhanced by overlapping flowers through which rays of sunlight emerge and extend down to the base. Pictured in: G. Argy-Rousseay, Les Pâtes de verre, catalogue raisonné, by Janine Bloch-Dermant, p. 208, fig. 26.03. PROVENANCE:Sotheby's New York, Pâte-de-Verre by G. Argy-Rousseau, December 2, 2000, lot 257Acquired from the above by the present ownerLITERATUREJanine Bloch-Dermant, Les Pâtes de Verre: G. Argy-Rousseau, Catalogue Raisonné, Paris, 1990, pp. 208, no. 26.03Alain Lesieutre, The Spirit and Splendor of Art Deco, London, 1974, pl. 9
|Artist: Gabriel Argy-Rousseau|
|Signed: signed in the mold G. ARGY-ROUSSEAU, underbase inscribed FRANCE|
|Dimensions: 5-7/8'' high|
|Item #: G-18213|
|Price: $17,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A French Art Nouveau cameo glass vase by Daum. Featuring a red and orange sky, green ground seen through a highly molded and carved grove of leafy tall trees, evocative of fields and a sunset. A similar vase is pictured in: Daum, by Clotilde Bacri, Noël Daum and Claude Pétry, Paris: Michel Aveline Éditeur, 1992, p. 106; and in: Daum Nancy III: Daum Frères – Verreries de Nancy, 1880-1930, by Katharina Büttiker, Zurich: Galerie Katharina Büttiker, 2009, p. 151.
|Signed: engraved DAUM/NANCY|
|Dimensions: 4¼'' diameter x 11 1/2'' high|
|Item #: G-17104|
|Price: $19,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|