Bone Vase

Pierre-Adrien Dalpayrat

6"H x 3"W




Inventory Number DAP184

Size 6"H x 3"W

Material Stoneware

Period Art Nouveau

Country of Origin France

Year Made 1892

Condition Excellent

Made in partnership with Alphonse Voisin-Delacroix, this anatomic vase (representing a bone) was first shown in 1893. The vase is rendered mostly in a dark purple red with tiny dapples of blue. It features slight cream accents as well, primarily on the protruding bone-like features, as well as on the neck’s slanted rim. The vase, almost cylindrical at the top, becomes odd and skeletal only at the bottom.

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