24 May 2005
FLOWERED BOWL, A PATE-DE-VERRE PERFUME BURNING NIGHTLIGHT
On a wrought-iron base
14 cm. high (including base)
Impressed mark G. Argy-Rousseau
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See for comparison:
Janine Bloch-Dermant, G.Argy-Rousseau, Glassware as Art, Thames and Hudson, London, 1991, p.193, plate 23.18 for an illustration of an example of this model.
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