• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 7838

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    21 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 11

    ZSOLNAY (EST. 1853)

    WATER LILIES AND REEDS, SOLIFLEUR VASE, CIRCA 1899

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ZSOLNAY (EST. 1853)
    WATER LILIES AND REEDS, SOLIFLEUR VASE, CIRCA 1899
    ceramic, decorated in transparent, coloured and opaque metallic Eosin glazes
    11 in. (28 cm.) high
    raised factory roundel, 6009, M 22


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    Literature

    É. Csenkey and Á. Steinert (eds), Hungarian Ceramics from the Zsolnay Manufactory 1853-2001, 2002, p. 129, pl. 103, (bowl is illustrated with similar 'reeds' and catalogued as an adaption of a design by Otto Eckmann 1896.)
    É. Csenkey, Zsolnay Szecessziós Kerámiák, 1992, p. 141, pl. 17 & 18, (for copy of Eckmann illustration and Zsolnay drawing).