Advertisement features framed Gemmail Masterpiece, Bouquet, by Roger Bezombes; behind the frame are two fiber glass print patterns, Rubiyat and Sudan. A red vase and two black cats are featured in ad as well. The scene is set up in relative likeness to the Masterpiece featured.
As part of an advertising campaign called "Masterpieces in Glass", the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company used gemmaux panels like the one featured in this ad in the 1960s to promote their fiber glass curtains. There was also a traveling exhibition that toured in 1962.
Purchase; Kelley Elliott; 2012; 1000123505
Digitized in-house October 2014.
CMG owns 93.3.15, Nature Morte aux Fleurs (Still Life with Flowers), gift of Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company.