21 April 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 11,250
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
A BACCARAT FACETED GLASS FLORAL SCENT BOTTLE AND STOPPER
Of teardrop form, the stopper and the base set with a red and white clematis-type flower with a red and white cane center, growing from a short green stem with numerous green leaves, the flower on the base surrounded by a garland of red, white and blue millefiori canes; together with a miniature French cut-glass scent bottle, early 19th century and possibly Baccarat, centering an enameled gold foil inclusion of a red and white flower
6 in. (15.2 cm.) high (3)
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The Collection of Homer Perkins; Christie's, New York, 23 September 1998, lot 161.
D. Tarshis, Objects of Fantasy: Glass Inclusions of the Nineteenth Century, The Corning Museum of Glass, New York, 2001, p. 99, no. 57.
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