10 February 2006
'Hirondelles,' A Clear Glass Vase with Black Patina, model introduced 1919
9 3/16 in. (23.3 cm.) high
engraved R. Lalique France
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Exhibition catalogue, René Lalique, 1996, p. 30, fig. 21; exhibition catalogue, René Lalique, 2001, p. 35, fig. 24.
Navio 1996; Gifu 2001; Hamamatsu 2001.
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