Lot: 45

Henri Bergé
'Libellules et renoncules jaunes', c1904

Henri Bergé Daum Frères, Nancy

Daum Frères, Nancy. 'Libellules et renoncules jaunes' vase, c1904. H. 20 cm. Pattern designed by Henri Bergé together with Ernest Schneider. Cased glass, clear, milk blue opalescent, and deep purple powder inclusions, enamel fusions (Vitrifications), green and yellow. Multiply etched pattern, pond landscape with ranunculus and waterlilies. Two flying dragonflies partly applied and engraved, wings veined and heightened with gold. Signed: DAUM NANCY, cross of Lorraine (engraved).

Hammer Price: 9,500 €

129 - Art Nouveau - Art Deco
15. November 2016 at 3:00 PM

Literature:

Cf. Daum Nancy, 4e exposition, Nancy 1980, no. 34; Hilschenz-Mlynek/Ricke, glass collection Hentrich, no. 69; Cat. Schneider, Nancy 2003, p. 29, sketch monogrammed ES (Ernest Schneider) in the Schneider archive; Bardin, Daum, une industrie d'art lorraine, Metz 2004, p. 175.