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Two Imperial Art Glass "Free Hand" Iridescent Rose Bowls

$688$550
Auction: 20th Century Design - 3400T Location: Online Date / Time: June 17, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Two Imperial Art Glass "Free Hand" Iridescent Rose Bowls, Bellaire, Ohio, early 20th century, form 202, dark blue glass with mirror blue iridescence, globular form set on circular bases, polished pontils, one with maker's paper label, ht. 6 1/4 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.
Estimate $400-600

One with chips in the pontil presumably in the making.


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Keywords

Ronald L. Casebier, Rose Bowls, Bellaire