A LUCIE RIE EARTHENWARE VASE. Dame Lucie Rie, (Austrian, 1902-1995), England, 1981. Marks: LR (monogram in rectangle). 1...
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Dame Lucie Rie, (Austrian, 1902-1995), England, 1981
Marks: LR (monogram in rectangle)
11-1/8 inches high (28.3 cm)
The vase with flaring everted rim over the elongated neck, above the bulbous body continuing to the extended cylindrical foot, the interior of the rim with green inlaid pinstripes stretching to the bronze rimmed lip, the neck with two bronze bands and green inlaid pinstripe.
J. Houston, D. Cripps, Lucie Rie, London, 1981, p. 64, fig. 41, illus.
J. Gruen, "Art: Modern Triumphs in Clay", Architectural Digest, July 1985, pp. 78-83.
Condition Report*:In very nice condition, has been well preserved, protected from surface wear while housed in case, other imperfections likely commensurate with age or from production, examined under black light and no indication of professional repair.
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