Booklet and loose plates in a portfolio.
"We include several loose illustrations of the latest specimens received from Paris"--P. 16.
Latest date in booklet is 1926; items illustrated on the plates were first made before or during 1931.
Notable Acquisition 2012.
Ware includes finger bowls (with and without plates), goblets, bowls, plates, toilet water bottles, scent bottles, perfumes, powder boxes, decanters, stemware, cocktail shakers, animal ashtrays, cigar boxes, table lamps, menu holders, clock, nail polisher, pin and comb trays, ink pot, inkstands, hand mirror, and more.
Purchase; eBay; 2012; 2000022032
CMGL c. 2, digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013.
CMGL has 2 copies of this catalog each having pages the other lacks. It appears that pages may have been reprinted as needed. Plates from copy 1 mostly have a black border with name and address of Breves Lalique Galleries printed on them, copy 2 mostly are bordered in green with only Breves Lalique Galleries printed. The illustrations and prices on like pages are the same.
CMGL copy 1 lacks plates 5, 7, 23, 30-32, 38-39, 42, 55.
CMGL copy 1 has name and address for "Sole Agents: E. Trower & Co. Ltd." stamped on each page of booklet and each plate. A stamped paper label has been applied over Breves Lalique Galleries on portfolio (now removed) and booklet.
CMGL copy 2 has 53 numbered plates, plate 39 is missing.
F-18724T, 2 sheets. Microfiche header: René Lalique et cie, Paris, France.