"Perruches" vase


Lalique et Cie, Cristallerie ( French, 1909 )


René Jules Lalique ( French, 1860 - 1945 )

c. 1919
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General Description

French glass designer René Jules Lalique's oviform molded blue glass vase depicts a pair of lovebirds, or parakeets, amid leafy branches in medium relief.

Adapted from

  • Kevin W. Tucker, DMA unpublished material.

Fun Facts

In addition to being a master glassmaker and jeweller, Lalique was well-known in the 1920s for the radiator caps he designed for cars of the era.

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