La Bouteille de Pernod (The Pernod Bottle)

La Bouteille de Pernod (The Pernod Bottle)

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Object Name: 
Gemmail Panel
La Bouteille de Pernod (The Pernod Bottle)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Lightbox H: 59.7 cm, W: 46.8 cm, D: 24.7 cm; Panel H: 48.3 cm, W: 33 cm
Not on Display
about 1954
Credit Line: 
Gift of Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.
Web Description: 
Design by Pablo Picasso based on the original 1912 painting called Table au Cafe (Bouteille de Pernod (located in the Heritage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia); technique invented by artist Jean Crotti (1870-1958); panel assembled by "gemmists" in the Paris studio of Roger Malherbe-Navarre called Les Gemmaux de France. Included in a 1957 exposé called “Gemmaux Night” at the Casino du Palm Peach at Cannes. Included in the 1962 “Masterpieces in Glass” traveling exhibition by Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., Source
Primary Description: 
Gemmail Panel, "La Bouteille de Pernod (The Pernod Bottle)". Gemmail panel in wood frame/ light box. Multicolored pieces of glass; layered, fused.
Masterpieces in Glass
A travelling exhibition by Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.
Gemmaux Night
Casino du Palm Peach