SUPERB ART DECO OPALESCENT CELERY VASE FROM THE ENGLISH STUDIO OF JOBLING

SUPERB ART DECO OPALESCENT CELERY VASE FROM THE ENGLISH STUDIO OF JOBLING

REGISTRATION MARK BENEATH READING “796183”….  THIS BEING THE “11800” MODEL FROM THE 1934 JOBLING CATALOGUE

COMPLETE WITH ITS ORIGINAL BLACK GLASS PLINTH THAT IS ALSO REGISTRATION MARKED BENEATH

STUNNING IN THE LIGHT FINISHED IN A MILKY THICK WALLED OPALESCENT TONE WITH AN ALMOST POWDER BLUE HUE NEAR THE UPPER RIM

BLENDING TO A SOFT AMBER NEAR THE BASE

MEASURING 200MM TALL (222MM WITH THE BASE PLINTH) BY 106MM AT THE UPPER DIAMETER

WEIGHING 1.15KGS

OFFERED IN EXCELLENT VINTAGE ORDER

(THERE IS ONE SMALL BUBBLE WITHIN THE WALL OF GLASS NOTED IN IMAGE 31)

CIRCA 1934

 

IN 1931 THE SUNDERLAND GLASSWORKS OF JOBLING APPROACHED FRENCH STUDIO LALIQUE WITH AN OFFER TO PRODUCE THEIR DESIGNS IN THE UK UNDER LICENCE

TURNED DOWN THEY APPROACHED SABINO WITH THE SAME THOUGH SOON WITHDREW THE OFFER DUE TO HIGH COSTS AND THE EXCESSIVE ARSENIC USED WITHIN THEIR GLASSES COMPOSITION

INSTEAD JOBLING COMMISSIONED ETIENNE FRANCKHAUSER, MOULD MAKER TOO MANY FRENCH GLASS HOUSES INCLUDING LALIQUE

FRANCKHAUSER SUBSEQUENTLY MADE THE NECESSARY CLAY-SHELLACKED AND PLASTER MODELS WHICH JOBLING USED TO PRODUCE A RANGE OF ART DECO GLASS UP UNTIL 1940

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