Lamp shade

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Object Name: 
Lamp shade
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Transparent-translucent multicolored glass; free-blown, overlaid and acid-etched. Slightly curved walls tapering to rounded top with hole for cord; matrix of clear and pale purple glass overlaid in blue and green; pattern of stylized flowers on thin stems, with volute-like leaves, the four flowers being arranged in a diagonal fashion, on top a rosette-like leaf motif, at the bottom a band of scalloped leaves; signed "G. ARGY-ROUSSEAU FRANCE".
Moser, Leo, Source