1 October 2004
This lot is offered without a reserve
A DEBBIE TARSITANO FACETED 'ANTIQUE BOUQUET' TRIBUTE WEIGHT*
SIGNED WITH A 'DT' CANE ON THE UNDERSIDE, CIRCA 1975
In the 'antique paperweight' style, the bouquet composed of a Saint Louis type amethyst dahlia, a Clichy type pink rose, a Baccarat type red and white primrose and a New England type wheat-flower, growing from conjoined stems with numerous green leaves, cut with top window and three rows of circular side facets; together with a Debbie Tarsitano faceted four flower and bud collage, composed of a pink dahlia, a lavender flower, a blue zinnia and a small blue flower, growing from green leaves about a central bud, on a translucent cobalt-blue ground, cut with top window and five side printies, 2¼ in. (5.7 cm.) diameter; ¾ in. (1.9 cm.) high
3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) diameter; 2 in. (5.1 cm.) high, the first (2)
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A tribute to antique paperweights this bouquet reflects the factories from the classic antique period of the mid-19th century.
This lot is offered without reserve.This lot is exempt from Sales Tax.
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