A.RIECKE ( XX) - cubism art deco vase n ° 2 (1)

Description
A.RIECKE ( XX) - cubism art deco vase n ° 2 (1)
France - 1920-1949 - Crystal

A. A. RIECKE (20th century), Russian glassmaker artist, settled in Paris, he was responsible for the Art Deco glass decor of the restaurant La Coupole in Paris from 1930 to 1937.

Acid-etched crystal vase

Good condition, shipping in secure parcel + insurance
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La Coupole is the artists’ rendezvous
Opened on 20th December 1927, it can be considered the pinnacle of Montparnasse influence. Among the first artists and intellectuals to adopt the place, we can mention Jean Cocteau, Foujita, Kisling, Giacometti, Zadkine, Josephine Baker, Man Ray, Georges Braque or Brassaï. Louis Aragon and Elsa Triolet met there in 1928. In the 1930s, the aficionados of the place were Picasso, Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre, Sonia Delaunay, André Malraux, Jacques Prévert, Marc Chagall, Édith Piaf among many others. In the 1940s and 1950s, you can meet Ernest Hemingway, Marlene Dietrich, or Ava Gardner

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
cubism art deco vase n ° 2
Material
Crystal
Designer/ Artist
A.RIECKE ( XX)
Style
Cubist
Estimated Period
1920-1949
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
28×8×0 cm
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