"Spiders and Brambles" Cameo Glass Vase by Gabriel Argy-Rousseau(349 views)
Description: A French "Spiders and Brambles" cameo glass vase by Gabriel Argy-Rousseau. The vase features entwined pink, green, and brown bramble leaves. The mottled white glass ground is dominated by a bas relief white spider web, giving the visual effect of a floating gossamer on the vase. A spindly black spider sits in the center of the web. (Item No.: 17434)
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: 5'' diameter x 4-1/2'' high
Artist or Maker: Argy Rousseau
Literature: A similar vase is pictured in "G. Argy-Rousseau Glassware As Art", by Janine Bloch-Dermant, in the catalog raisonne section pg. 181, figure 20.05.