20th Century Design Online
Pair of Imperial Art Glass "Free Hand" Verre de Soie Candlesticks, Bellaire, Ohio, early 20th century, form 165, waisted columns, ht. 10 3/4 in.
Note: Imperial's "Free Hand" line of art glass was only produced in 1923 and 1924. From an old Imperial catalog: "Free Hand, made by the hands of an artist, no molds or forms of any kind used and no two pieces alike." (Imperialglass.net)
Provenance: From the collection of Ronald L. Casebier.
Small chip to the foot of one. No visible damage or repairs to other.
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