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    Sale 12273

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    26 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    GABRIEL ARGY-ROUSSEAU 1885-1953

    A 'LIONS' VASE, DESIGNED 1926

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GABRIEL ARGY-ROUSSEAU 1885-1953
    A 'LIONS' VASE, DESIGNED 1926
    pâte-de-verrre
    8 ¾ in. (22.3 cm.) high
    signed in mould G. ARGY-ROUSSEAU, FRANCE


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    Pre-Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES


    Literature

    J. Bloch-Dermont, Les Pâtes de Verre G. Argy-Rousseau Catalogue Raisonné, Paris, 1990, p. 209, no. 26.08, another example illustrated.