FRENCH ART DECO COPPER & SILVER DINANDERIE VASE

by Claudius Linossier (1893-1953)
Lyon, circa 1940


8 3/4'' high; 6 7/8'' wide
9 1/2'' high on oak base

This tall ovoid vase with annular collar has fired patina and silver inlays on a background, also patinated with fire, red in the upper part and pebbled jasper in the lower part. The vase has a light heel and sits on its original oak base, probably made in the Sornay workshops in Lyon.

Inscribed CL-LINOSSIER underneath

Literature:
Jean Gaillard, "Un Lyonnais Celebre des Annees Vingt Claudius Linossier Dinandier", Editions Lyonnaises d'Art et d'Histoire, Lyon, 1994, p. 69 for similar vase illustrated.

$70,000 - Inv. #1430