French Art Nouveau Ceramic "Gourd" Vase by Ernest Bussière(49 views)
Description: A French Art Nouveau ceramic "Gourd" vase designed by Ernest Bussière and produced by Keller et Guérin, featuring stylized high-relief berries on the gourd-form, with green and purple enameled glazes. (Item No.: 1673)
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: 4½'' diameter x 11'' high
Artist or Maker: Bussière
Literature: This vase was shown at the Exposition de l'Ecole de Nancy in Paris in 1903 (see The Paris Salons 1895-1915, Vol. IV: Ceramics and Glass, by Alastair Duncan, Woodbridge, Suffolk: Antique Collectors' Club, 1998, p.261).