18 November 2014
A WEBB CAMEO GLASS VASE
CIRCA 1889-1905, ACID-ETCHED WEBB QUATREFOIL MARK, DESIGNED BY LIONEL PEARCE
Of bulbous form, the opalescent glass wall overlaid in brown, caramel and opaque white, the cylindrical neck wheel-engraved with a zig-zag and half flower-head pattern band, the shoulder with stylized daisies cut-to-opaline as vine, above ribbon-trimmed folded drapery
3 ¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high
The Great Exhibition Sale; Sotheby’s, London, 31 October 2006, lot 628.
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C. Woodall Perry, The Cameo Glass of Thomas and George Woodall, Somerset, U.K., 2000, p. 79.
A larger version of this design (W2693) is conserved at the Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.
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