Sale 17FD05 | Lot 239

G. Argy-Rousseau Pâte-de-Verre Violettes de Parme

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Lot Details

Lot 239
G. Argy-Rousseau Pâte-de-Verre Violettes de Parme
Cabinet Vase
Bloch-Dermant no. 18.01, circa 1918
Molded signature G. ARGY-ROUSSEAU. Height 5 3/4 inches.


C Estate of Mary Kettaneh

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Appears to be in generally good clean condition; there do not appear to be any drill holes or infilled holes (the second image shows a circular blemish that has since been cleaned away); the interior is nice and clean; there do not appear to be any hairline cracks, chips, shallow flake losses, etc.; the top flat rim edge is ground down flat and smooth and has a matte finish, apparently as made by the factory; the interior top rim edge has a very tiny fleabite-size or pinhead-size burst air bubble, apparently, in the making; when the vase is viewed from the top down it is apparent the glass wall is thinner on one side than the opposite side, as made, and not really a noteworthy glass condition issue; there is a molded signature on the side of the vase and there is also a molded FRANCE signature on the underside of the vase together with a numeral.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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