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EMILE ROBERT – PLANT STAND, CIRCA 1900

PLANT STAND, CIRCA 1900
Wrought iron
69 cm. high
92 cm. wide

The vase is sold separately

Bibliography
Karin Blanc, Ferronnerie en Europe au XXème siècle, éditions Monelle Hayot, 2015, ill. p. 195

RENE DEFLANDRE – A MUSIC CABINET, 1900

A MUSIC CABINET, 1900
Chery wood; the figures in carved orange wood
170.5 cm. high
68 cm. wide

Bibliography
Meubles de style moderne à l’Exposition Universelle de 1900, Sections française et étrangères, published under
the direction of Th. Lambert, architect, Charles Schmidt editor, Paris, nd. ill. pl. 39, fig. 7

Exhibition
Exposition Universelle de 1900, Paris, section de l’Ecole des Beaux-Arts et des Sciences industrielles, Toulouse

LOUIS-AUGUSTE THEODORE-RIVIERE – “ADAM ET EVE”, OR “L’ETREINTE”, OR “PARADIS PERDU”, CIRCA 1900

“ADAM ET EVE”, OR “L’ETREINTE”, OR “PARADIS PERDU”, 1903
Bronze with a green patina; on a streaked green marble stepped base
33 cm. high

Exibition
Art de l’Ivoire, 1903, Musée Galliéra
Salon de la Société des Artistes français, 1905, Arts Décoratifs section, n. 5017 for the sculpture in ivory owned by the Ville de Paris
Exposition de la statuette et du meuble qui l’accompagne, Palais Galliéra, 1914, n. 379
Inaugural Exposition of French Art in the California Palace of the Legion of Honor,
Lincoln Park, San Francisco, California, 1924-1925, for the example in bronze exhibited under n. 197

Bibliography
Maurice Rheims, The flowering of Art Nouveau, Harry N. Abrams Inc., New York, n.d., the example in ivory ill. p. 203, n. 250
L’Estampille, March 1983, p. 63, n. 155 for the original example in plaster coming from the
estate of Théodore Rivière, and described as “Adam et Eve enlacés, le visage de l’homme enfoui dans le creux de l’épaule de sa compagne qui, angoissée, regarde le ciel…”.

Mrs Alma de Bretteville Spreckels donated an example in bronze of this sculpture to the
California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, inv. 1937-8-6, 1948, which is
now in the collections of the Maryhill Museum, Maryhill, Washington, USA, inv.:14-19.
An example in ivory was acquired by the Ville de Paris for the collections of the Musée Galliéra, 1906. It is now at the Petit
Palais, Paris, inv. O.GAL.12.
No other examples are known to exist.

LOUIS-ERNEST BARRIAS – SUSSE FRERES – “LA NATURE SE DÉVOILANT DEVANT LA SCIENCE”, CIRCA 1900

“LA NATURE SE DÉVOILANT DEVANT LA SCIENCE”, CIRCA 1900
Gilt bronze and marble sculpture with
polychrome highlights; the scarab in sodalite; the base in green marble
Signed E. Barrias, and with foundry mark Susse Frères éditeurs, Paris
58 cm. high

Exhibition
Exposition Universelle of 1900, an example with two patinas illustrated in the exhibition catalogue,
Liège, 1903

Bibliography
Illustrated in the Susse Frères catalogues,
1905 and 1910
Les bronzes du XIXème, P. Kjellberg, Éd. de l'amateur 2005, p.50
Bronzes Sculptors & founders 1800-1950, H. Berman, Abage publishers, 1977 tome 3 n. 1387 p. 375

JULES DESBOIS – ADRIEN-AURELIEN HEBRARD – “DANSE” OR “FEMME NUE A L’ÉCHARPE”, 1906

“DANSE” OR “FEMME NUE A L’ÉCHARPE”, 1906
Bronze sculpture; lost wax cast by Hébrard
Signed
34.3 cm. high

A similar example in terracotta at the musée d’Orsay, inv. n. RF3199
Model in plaster and tissue, Zimmerli Art Museum, New Jersey, USA

Exhibition
1914, Musée Galliéra, Exposition de la statuette et du meuble qui l’accompagne

Bibliography
Musée d’Orsay. Catalogue sommaire illustré des sculptures, similar example in terracotta illustrated p. 142, n. RF3199
Breaking the Mold-Sculpture in Paris from Daumier to Rodin, Edited by Phillip Dennis Cate,
published by the Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, ill. p. 67, n°140,
October 23, 2005-March 12, 2006

CAMILLE COLOT – TABLE LAMP, CIRCA 1909

TABLE LAMP, CIRCA 1909
Wrought iron; the original shade in carved horn
Signed
53 cm. high

Exhibition
Salon des Artistes Français, Paris, 1909

Bibliography
L’Art Décoratif aux Salons de 1909, Librairie d’Art Décoratif, Armand Guérinet éditor, ill. pl. 35-36

DAUM NANCY – AN IMPORTANT VASE, CIRCA 1900

AN IMPORTANT VASE, CIRCA 1900
Blown glass vase decorated with mushrooms, oak leaves and pincones
Acid-etched, wheel-etched, carved
Engraved signature
51 cm. high

Exhibition
Takashimaya, exposition itinérante au Japon, 1986, n. 86, ill. p. 19

DAUM NANCY – BOTTLE AND STOPPER, CIRCA 1900

BOTTLE AND STOPPER, CIRCA 1900
Opalescent amber glass bottle decorated with catkins
Deeply acid-etched and carved; three applications on platinum foil including one on
the stopper
Engraved signature
11.5 cm. high

ERNEST BUSSIERE – “PERIANTHE” VASE, CIRCA 1900

“PERIANTHE” VASE, CIRCA 1900
Earthenware vase decorated with low-fired glazes
Signed underneath KG / Lunéville / Bussière and numbered 3 B
14 cm. high

Exhibition
Exhibition at the Ecole de Nancy, Paris, 1903
Atlanta Nancy, Céramique Lorraine : chefs d’oeuvre des XVIIIe et XIXe siècles, Atlanta High Museum of Art, 1990-1991;
Nancy, Musée Historique Lorrain, 1991, cat. n. 216
L’Ecole de Nancy, 1889-1909 : Art Nouveau et industries d’Art, Nancy, Galerie Poirel, 1999, cat. n. 21
Metz Nancy, Nancy Metz : une histoire de frontière 1861-1909, Metz, musée de la Cour d’Or, 1999-2000, cat. n. 231 and 232
Musée de l’Ecole de Nancy, Céramiques végétales / Ernest Bussière et l’art nouveau, 21 June-2 September 2000, cat. n. 64, 65 and 66,
illustrated on the cover

Bibliography
La Lorraine Artiste, L’Ecole de Nancy à Paris, Emile Gallé, 15 March 1903, ill. p. 86
Annabelle Hery, La faïencerie de Lunéville 1786-1923 : les Keller et Guérin, Vesoul, 1999, p. 103
Paul Arthur, French Art Nouveau Ceramics: An Illustrated Dictionary, Norma éditions, 2015, ill. p. 84

CAMILLE NAUDOT – BOWL, 1900

BOWL, 1900
Soft-paste porcelain, decorated with plique-à-jour mimosas heightened
with yellow and green enamels
Gilt monogram under the base and 1900 incised
12.5 cm. diameter

Exhibition
Exposition Universelle, Paris, 1900

Bibliography
Werke um 1900, Kunstkewerbemuseum, Berlin, 1966, p. 55, n. 71