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Powder bowl and cover - Dahlia
  • Dahlia
    Lalique, René Jules, born 1860 - died 1945
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Dahlia

  • Object:

    Powder bowl and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Wingen-sur-Moder (made)

  • Date:

    1931 (designed)
    1931-1934 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lalique, René Jules, born 1860 - died 1945 (designer)
    Lalique glassworks (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass, press-moulded, with applied green patination

  • Credit Line:

    Given in memory of Roy and Gladys Monier-Williams by Melanie Monier-Williams and Jennifer Hardwick

  • Museum number:

    C.5:1, 2-2005

  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 30, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Greenish glass bowl and cover, the lid moulded in the shape of a dahlia flowerhead.

Place of Origin

Wingen-sur-Moder (made)

Date

1931 (designed)
1931-1934 (made)

Artist/maker

Lalique, René Jules, born 1860 - died 1945 (designer)
Lalique glassworks (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Glass, press-moulded, with applied green patination

Marks and inscriptions

'R. LALIQUE FRANCE'
Acid-printed.

Dimensions

Height: 6.7 cm, Depth: 11.7 cm

Object history note

Designed as part of a toilet set; Box no.3, model no.621.

Descriptive line

Powder bowl and cover, press moulded glass with applied patination, designed by René Lalique and made by Lalique glassworks, Wingen-sur-Moder, 1931-1934

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Marcilhac,F: Lalique,Paris,1989, p.346

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants)

Categories

Glass

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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