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Wrapped Baluster, ca. 1900

Stoneware
25 1/2 × 15 7/20 in
64.8 × 39 cm
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New York
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Jason Jacques Gallery
New York
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This monumental stoneware baluster vase is inspired by Classical antiquity, with its monumental …

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This monumental stoneware baluster vase is inspired by Classical antiquity, with its monumental draped form. The vase pays homage to the sea, incorporating the relief of conch shells, fish and aquatic plants under its surface. Its texture suggests the idea of water streaming over the forms. The light greenish blue …

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Marked: impressed artist's initials, GH
Georges Hoentschel
French, 1855–1915
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Georges Hoentschel was an interior designer with an elite international following. He engaged …

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Georges Hoentschel was an interior designer with an elite international following. He engaged sculptor Jean Carriès to create Japonist ceramics for his more advanced clients. Work done by Emile Grittel and others under Hoentschel's name was noted for gold glaze effects and the frequent use of metal mounts. Much of …

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This monumental stoneware baluster vase is inspired by Classical antiquity, with its monumental …

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This monumental stoneware baluster vase is inspired by Classical antiquity, with its monumental draped form. The vase pays homage to the sea, incorporating the relief of conch shells, fish and aquatic plants under its surface. Its texture suggests the idea of water streaming over the forms. The light greenish blue …

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Signature
Marked: impressed artist's initials, GH
Georges Hoentschel
French, 1855–1915
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Georges Hoentschel was an interior designer with an elite international following. He engaged …

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Georges Hoentschel was an interior designer with an elite international following. He engaged sculptor Jean Carriès to create Japonist ceramics for his more advanced clients. Work done by Emile Grittel and others under Hoentschel's name was noted for gold glaze effects and the frequent use of metal mounts. Much of …

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Wrapped Baluster, ca. 1900

Stoneware
25 1/2 × 15 7/20 in
64.8 × 39 cm
Contact For Price
location
New York
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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