[Lions vase] [picture].

ca. 1927.
1 photograph : watercolor, ink, and pencil on paper ; 23 x 17 cm.
Other Authors: 
Argy-Rousseau, Gabriel, 1885-1953.
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Unit 34, Drawer 7
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Photograph is mounted on light tan board; dimensions including board are 27 x 21 cm.
Photograph, originally black and white, is of Lions vase, labeled "257", and colored in with shades of gold and orange. A running lion, with open mouth and outstretched limbs is sprawled across nearly entire frontal view of vase. "G. Argy-Rousseau" appears along base. This vase was created in 1926.
[Plate] "82" -- typed in black ink on upper right corner of photograph.
Measurements are penciled in above and to left of vase.
"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.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013.
Formerly F-8138T.
Object/Material Note: 
Color photograph published in G. Argy-Rousseau: glassware as art, Janine Bloch-Dermant: 34435, 209 NK5198.A69.B64e.