FRENCH ART DECO MAILLECHORT & SILVER DINANDERIE VASE

by Claudius Linossier (1893-1953)
Lyon, 1952


11 3/8'' high; 9'' wide
12 5/8'' high on base

This exceptional and important ovoid vase is decorated with fired patina and silver inlays on a background, also patinated with fire, red and anthracite in the upper part and vermiculated in the lower part. It sits on its original oak base, probably made in the Sornay workshops in Lyon.

Inscribed CL-LINOSSIER / 1952 underneath

Literature:
Jean Gaillard, "Un Lyonnais Celebre des Annees Vingt Claudius Linossier Dinandier", Editions Lyonnaises d'Art et d'Histoire, Lyon, 1994, p. 196, figure 458 C for similar vase.

$95,000 - Inv. #1427