Art Nouveau Bottle-gourd vase, Désiré Christian, Meisenthal

Vase,
Decor pumpkin, pumpkin tendril and butterflies
French Art Nouveau glass
Design: Désiré Johann Baptist Christian [Lemberg 1846 – 1907 Meisenthal / Lorraine, France]
(Head of the decorative studio of the glassworks Burgun Schverer and Co., Meisenthal) this carries out contract work for Emile Galle.
Execution: Meisenthal / Lorraine, France

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Art Nouveau Bottle-gourd vase, Désiré Christian, Meisenthal,
Vase,
Decor pumpkin, pumpkin tendril and butterflies
French Art Nouveau glass
Design: Désiré Johann Baptist Christian [Lemberg 1846 – 1907 Meisenthal / Lorraine, France]
(Head of the decorative studio of the glassworks Burgun Schverer and Co., Meisenthal) this carries out contract work for Emile Galle.
Execution: Meisenthal / Lorraine, France
Inscribed: Geb (rüder) Christian, Meisenthal, Loth (wrestling) – Meisenthal
Dimensions: H.21.5 D. 10.2 cm
Condition: very good.

Light green glass, dark red overlapping; Neck freely formed, below the mouth edge a light green glass thread attached. Ground ground, polished and etched like the wall.

A striking relationship to the work of the manufactory Vallérysthal France
(Verreries Réunies de Vallérysthal et Portieux) Vase with vines, cat. Collection gruber – Mittelrheinisches Landesmuseum Mainz, Inv. No.GSG 112
Collection Gerda Koepff,
Museum Sammlung Kunstpalst, Düsseldorf there is also a pumpkin vase

Literature: Nancy 1900, Art Nouveau in Lorraine; Between Historicism and Art Deco; Exhibition catalog, exhibition in the Munich City Museum 1980/1981, page 355-356, illustration 553
Literature: Helmut Ricke, Eva Schmitt: Glass of Art Nouveau, The Gerda Koepff Collection No. 75 Page 172

For information on Désiré Christian please also see: The Glass of Désiré Christian, Ghost for Gallé, Jules S. Traub (Chicago: The Art Glass Exchange, 1978).

Additional Glass Literature
Literature: Yves Delaborde, Le Verre, Art and Design – XIXe – XXIe Siècles
Page 53. Christian, Désiré
Page 72. DAUM (verreries de Nancy) (Page 74. Pumpkin Vase, page 75. Vase with Wine and Appliquéed Snails, page 76. Peacock Feather Lamp)
Page 86. Décorchemont, Francois 1880-1971
Page 120. Gallé, Émile (1846-1904)
Page 210. Meisenthal, Verrerie
Page 304. Walter, Amalric (1870-1959), Verrier
Le verre à L’Ètranger, page 312. Peter Behrens
Page 316. Lobmeyr, Verrerie
Page 317. Loetz, Verrerie
Page 320. Val Saint-Lambert, Verreie
Page 321. Velde, Henry van de (Belgique, 1863 – Suisse, 1957)
Page 325. Tiffany, Verreie et éditeur
Page 326. Zynsky, Toots (b. 1951), Verrerier

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