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Louis Majorelle, Vae Metalique
 
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TITLE:  Vae Metalique
ARTIST:  Louis Majorelle (French, 1859–1926)
WORK DATE:  circa 1900
MATERIALS:  Metalwork
SIZE:  h: 19.8 x w: 10 in / h: 50.3 x w: 25.4 cm
STYLE:  Art Nouveau
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Jason Jacques Inc.  +1-212-535-7500  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  This sculptural vase was designed by Louis Majorelle, a man famed for his organic furniture, and produced by the manufacturer Keller et Guèrin. Both the designer and the firm were key players in L'Ecole Nancy, a gathering of artists and manufacturers centered in the French city of Nancy. This earthenware piece, a symmetrical composition of stylized flowers, leaves and stems, is clad in a slivery glaze. On the whole, the vase resembles the metal mounted legs that Majorelle used for wardrobes and other large furniture pieces from circa 1900 to circa 1905.
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Jason Jacques Inc. Inventory Catalogue
 
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