Photograph is mounted on light tan board; dimensions including board are 21 x 27 cm.
Photograph, originally black and white, is of three vases positioned side by side. Vase on left, labeled "4", is the Parma violets vase and was created in 1918; this vase is decorated with floating purple violets with stems that curve to right as if blowing in wind. Vase in center, labeled "41", is the Peach blossom vase and was created in 1920; this vase is wider and more round than the other two and is decorated with pink peach blossoms. Vase on right, labeled "40", is the Marigolds vase and was created in 1920; this vase is decorated with faces of marigold flowers in shades of purple.
[Plate] "6" -- typed in black ink 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.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013.