Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013.
Photograph is mounted on light tan board; dimensions including board are 21 x 27 cm.
Photograph, originally black and white, is of two nightlights and one box colored over with purple, yellow, and green watercolors. Object on left, labeled "102", is nightlight titled Aquatic plants; nightlight is on plinth. Object in center, labeled "237", is box titled Papyrus; both lid and box are decorated with floral motif. Object on right, labeled "103", is perfume-burning nighlight titled Papyrus and has identical floral motif as Papyrus box. All three objects were made in 1924.
[Plate] "52" -- penciled in on upper right corner of photograph.
Measurements are penciled in to left of each object.
"Les Pates de Verre d'Argy-Rousseau, 9, Rue du Simplon, Paris" -- stamped in red ink on upper right corner of board verso.
Gabriel Argy-Rousseau founded the Société Anonyme des Pâtes de Verre d'Argy-Rousseau in 1921 with Gustave Moser-Millet; in 1931, due to financial reasons, Moser-Millet dissolved the firm.
Previously this photograph, and eleven others, was considered part of a trade catalog, BIB 55037.