Epines et Larmes (Thorns and Tears)

Epines et Larmes (Thorns and Tears)

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Object Name: 
Large Vase
Epines et Larmes (Thorns and Tears)
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Overall H: 57.9 cm; Rim Diam: 15.9 cm; Base Diam: 18.8 cm
On Display
Primary Description: 
Transparent dark pink-red shading on the top, mottled amber at the base. Cylindrical in shape with a thick, round slightly out-turned rim. Large foot, abstract applications depicting drops of blood or tears, thorns and leaves. Blown glass, hot glass applications. The signature on the base is "+DAUM/NANCY". Partial grinding of the pontil/base was done.
Est Ouest Galerie D'Art, Source
on base
L'Ecole de Nancy, 1889-1909. Art nouveau et industries d'art. (1999) p.206, illus.; 295, #66; BIB# 60859
Art Nouveau (1999) illustrated, p. 29; BIB# 65135
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 113, #109; BIB# 35679
Daum: textes (1992) pp. 148-149, ill.; BIB# 34607
Art Nouveau (1989) illustrated, p. 147; BIB# 24593
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1984 (1985) illustrated, pp. 5-6; BIB# AI96385
Recent Important Acquisitions, 27 (1985) illustrated, p. 104, #27; BIB# AI15253
Recent Important Acquisitions, 27 (1985) illustrated, p. 104, #27; BIB# AI15253