1
947916
Betzy Ählström
(1857-1934)

a 'marqueterie-sur-verre' Art Nouveau vase, Reijmyre Glassworks, Sweden 1901-1902.

Decorated with a flower in blue, yellow and green against a marbled green and blue glass, signed Reijmyre Suède to the body and No 122 to the base. Height 7,5 cm.

Minor scratches.

Droit de suite: No
Estimate: 

15 000 - 20 000 SEK

1 535 - 2 047 EUR

Hammer price: 
38 000 SEK
Literature

The Swedish National Museum Exhibition catalogue; "Svenskt Jugendglas - Överfångsglas 1898-1918" 10.12.1981-1.3.1981. P 8, catalogue nr 123 p 37.
Dag Widman, 'Jugendepokens konstglas', Svenskt glas, Växjö 1995, pp 66-68.

Related content

This kind of 'Gallé glass', was made from December 1901 until August 1902. As the complicated technique didn't fit for serial production only a very few pieces were made and in 1902 Reijmyre returned to work in crystal glass.

Purchasing info
Contact specialist
Eva Seeman
Stockholm
Eva Seeman
Head Specialist Design and 20th-21st C Works of Art
+46 (0)8 614 08 31