26 October 2016
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
RENE LALIQUE 1860-1945
A RARE 'LUXEMBOURG' VASE NO. 1018, DESIGNED 1929
clear, frosted and sepia stained glass
18 in. (46 cm.) high
engraved R. Lalique France No. 1018
Christie's New York, Important Works of Art By René Lalique, 30 November 1995, lot 109;
Private European Collection.
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Other examples illustrated:
René Lalique, National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, 1992, p. 221;
F. Marcilhac, René Lalique 1860-1945 Mâitre-Verrier, Paris, 2011, p. 442 , no 1018.
This rare monumental work is the largest Lalique production vase. It is believed to have been executed for exhibition purposes and only two others are currently known to exist.
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