It measures 13.5 inches in diameter and depicts a beautiful scene of 2 nudes, 2 dogs, dead pheasants, bow and arrows and more. LAU" within the design, pictured, which if you look at the book "Steuben Glass an American Tradition in Crystal by Mary Jean Madigan you will see a lists of steuben artists and how they signed their works, it says Marie Laurencin signed it with M. Im reffering to the 1982 book, if you look at pages 204 it will show her name as well as the abbreviation for the name, page 206 third row pictured , third vase from the left is a piece of her design work. Also if you go the Corning Museum site and type in Laurencin you will see some exhibition pamphlets from 1940 with Marie Laurencin as one of the designers.Also there is more info if you do a thorough internet search. I went through the Steuben book and this is really one of the nicer pieces and really has a lot more engraving then most prized pieces in the book.
It is signed Steuben on bottom, pictured. Im not sure if these were one of a kind pieces they created in 1939, and i dont know how many designs each artist did.
It is about as early a Steuben piece you are going to find. I went thru many museum sites such as Corning and others and they do not have pieces this nice, and almost none of them had pieces by Marie Laurencin.
Steuben hired 27 artists in 1939 to design some of the crystal, the artists include : Thomas Benton Christian Berard Muirhead Bone Jean Cocteau John Steuart Curry Salvador Dali Giorgio de Chirico Andre Derain Raoul Dufy Eric Gill Duncan Grant John Gregory Jean Hugo Peter Hurd Moise Kisling Leon Kroll Marie Laurencin Fernand Leger Aristide Maillol Paul Manship Henri Matisse Isamu Noguchi Georgia OKeefe Jose Maria Sert Pavel Tchelitchew Sidney Waugh Grant Wood The Steuben exhibit occured in 1940 which showed their works of these listed artists. Finding a piece from 1939 is extremely rare. I cant even find many of these pieces in the Museums so if you collect Steuben and especially rare early Steuben you probably wont find any better on the open market for sale. These are definitely Museum grade pieces. Circa 1939 ENGRAVED STEUBEN CRYSTAL GLASS PLATE by artist MARIE LAURENCIN.Steuben hired 27 artists in 1939 to design some of the crystal, the artists include. The Steuben exhibit occured in 1940 which showed their works of these listed artists. All items must be paid within 10 days. There are a couple of companies i can recommened who both have websites with price-quote pages that are easy to fill out. Over that time period we have tried to offer a wide range of quality items. We sell everything from Paintings, Lamps, Clocks, Sculptures, Collectables and much much more. If i did not respond please try again because sometimes emails do get missed. Get images that make Supersized seem small. Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "Circa 1939 ENGRAVED STEUBEN CRYSTAL GLASS PLATE by artist MARIE LAURENCIN" is in sale since Monday, December 21, 2020.
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