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Bowl (France)

This is a bowl. It was designed by Jean Luce. It is dated ca. 1937 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is acid-etched glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled Silver and Circular: Jean Luce’s Art Deco Modernism.

It is credited Gift of James M. Osborn.

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Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 10 x 14.4 cm (3 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Acid-etched on underside: two crossed "L"s above dot, within upright rectangle "LUCE"

Cite this object as

Bowl (France); Designed by Jean Luce (French, 1895–1964); acid-etched glass; H x diam.: 10 x 14.4 cm (3 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.); Gift of James M. Osborn; 1969-97-15

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