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Lalique By Lalique: Glass Vases, Perfume Bottles & Tableware

Published Date: May 12, 2016

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Paperback

£8.75

8.5 x 11 inches
English
978-1475033168

Overview

Lalique by Lalique full colour paperback book by Gorringe Antiques, a stunning collection of René Lalique’s early 20th century glass pieces. The book is an essential guide for anyone who is new or interested in collecting Lalique glass. The contents include some of Lalique’s most iconic glass sculptures, Lalique Glass Buying Tips, A Brief History of Lalique, and a fascinating insight into the great glass designs of René Lalique. If you are seeking valuations this book is not a price guide, however tips are given on how to spot fakes and confirm authenticity. Based in Mayfair, Central London, Gorringe Antiques has been supplying fine art & antiques since 1982.

 

René Lalique is one of the world’s greatest glass makers and jewellery designers of the art Nouveau and art Deco periods. In 1882 he became a freelance designer for several top jewellery houses in Paris and four years later established his own jewellery workshop. By 1890, René Lalique was recognised as one of France’s foremost Art Nouveau jewellery designers; creating innovative pieces for Samuel Bing’s new Paris shop, La Maison de l’Art Nouveau.

 

Author Information

Based in Mayfair, Central London, Gorringe Antiques has been supplying fine art & antiques since 1982.

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