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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1056994: Early 20th Century Art Deco Glass Mascot Entitled "Faucon" By René Lalique

Early 20th Century Art Deco Glass Mascot Entitled "Faucon" By René Lalique

£2,750    $3,565    €3,273
"Faucon" by René Lalique
 
Dramatic early 20th Century French Art Deco clear glass car mascot modelled as a standing falcon with good hand finished detail, signed R Lalique and France with original mounting and raised on a circular back metal plinth
 
 
'Faucon' Bouchon de Radiateur
 
Catalogue Number: 1124
 
Signature Identification: “R. Lalique” Molded signature to side of base
 
Date Introduced: 5th August 1925
 
Dimensions: 15 cm Height
 
Felix Marcilhac Catalogue Raisonné Page 427
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 
Height: 19 cm
 
Condition: Excellent Original Condition
 
Circa: 1925
 
Materials: Frosted Glass
 
Book Ref: R.Lalique – Catalogue Raisonné by Felix Marcilhac
 
Page No. 438
 
SKU: 6636
 
ABOUT
 
Lalique Faucon
 
René Lalique (1860-1945) began his career as a jewellery apprentice at the age of 16, and by 1881 he was a freelance designer for many of the best-known Parisian jewellers. In 1885, he opened his own workshop on Place Gaillon in Paris, the former workshop of Jules Destape. In 1887, Lalique opened a business on Rue du Quatre-Septembre, and registered the "RL" mark the following year. In 1890, he opened a shop in the Opera District of Paris. Within a decade, Lalique was amongst the best-known Parisian jewellers.
 
Oiseau de Feu (Firebird), 1922
 
In 1905, Lalique opened a new shop at Place Vendôme which exhibited not only jewellery, but glass works as well. It was close to the shop of renowned perfumer François Coty; in 1907, Lalique began producing ornate perfume bottles for Coty. The production of glass objects began at his country villa in 1902, and continued there until at least 1912. The first Lalique glassworks opened in 1909 in a rented facility in Combs-la-Ville, which Lalique la...
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