• A Marriage of Collections: The auction at Christies

    Sale 2398

    A Marriage of Collections: The Property of Dr. Julius and Dena K. Tarshis

    21 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 16

    A PAIR OF BACCARAT CUT-GLASS VASES

    CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF BACCARAT CUT-GLASS VASES
    Circa 1830
    Of baluster form, each centering an enameled gold foil inclusion of a blossoming lilac branch, on a faceted stem and circular foot
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired at auction, Drouot Richelieu, Paris.


    Literature

    J. Bloch-Dermant, Le Guidargus de la Verrerie, Paris, 1992.


    Exhibited

    P. Jokelson and D. Tarshis, Baccarat: Paperweights and Related Glass, 1820-1860, Baccarat, Inc., New York, 30 May - 9 June 1990, no. 18.
    D. Tarshis, Objects of Fantasy: Glass Inclusions of the Nineteenth Century, The Corning Museum of Glass, New York, 2001, p. 140, no. 79.