D'Orsay

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Object Name: 
D’Orsay Perfume Bottle with Stopper
Title: 
D'Orsay
Accession Number: 
2011.3.409 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.4 cm, W: 6.2 cm, D: 2.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elaine and Stanford Steppa
Primary Description: 
D’Orsay Perfume Bottle with Stopper, "D'Orsay". Colorless glass; mold-blown bottle, mold-pressed stopper, acid-etched, applied patina. Rectangular bottle with narrow short neck and wider rim. Circular gold paper label on front reading, "FLEUR / DE FRANCE / D'ORSAY". Bottle contains liquid remnants of dark amber brown perfume. Stopper with rectangular top with floral motif fixed in bottle.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steppa, Stanford, Source
2011-12-09
Steppa, Elaine, Source
2011-12-09
Color: 
Inscription: 
10
inscription
Engraved on base
FLEUR / DE FRANCE / D'ORSAY
label
Affixed on front
R. LALIQUE
signature
Molded relief on base
Rene Lalique: Enchanted by Glass
Venue(s)
Chrysler Museum of Art 2016-06-10 through 2016-10-02