French Art Nouveau "Ombellifère" Ceramic Vase by Bussière(90 views)
Description: A French Art Nouveau iridescent glazed ceramic "Ombellifère" vase designed by Ernest Bussière and produced by Keller et Guérin, depicting ombelle blossoms in low relief, with six flowers whose stems extend away from the body of the vase to form delicate handles. (Item No.: 1759)
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: 6'' diameter x 13'' 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.260).