Jean-Claude Novaro – signed – Salle Gaveau vase 98′ hands of a conductor, baton in hand mainly black and gold with an inner blue layer
This “One of a Kind” vase combines several of techniques including Night & Day with an applies design in gold
The body looks deep shiny black decorated with images in luxurious gold. “The hands of a conductor baton in control”, “sheet music” and “Salle Gaveau, 19 Decembre 1998 Paris” emblazoned on the back while the base is clearly signed and dated by the artist. Inside is illuminated glass with a blue marbled effect to a neat rolled rim on the top of this substantial vase.
Known as Day and night vases because the designer patented a glass style that allow light through. There are two layers of glass with the inner layer a blue marble effect that is translucent and lets light through lit from the inside the vase becomes a spectacular sculpture.
Jean-Claude Novaro (1943 – 2014) is today recognized as one of the greatest glass blowers of our time. His unique and distinctive art-glass creations are highly prized and sought after by art connoisseurs world-wide. He had connections to La Salle Gaveau (Paris) so this vase was probably a commissioned piece made at the time the concert hall was going through renovations
WEIGHT: 6kg / 13 pounds
HEIGHT: 19.5cm / 7 3/4″
DIAMETER: 17cm / 6 3/4″
This stunning piece would make an outstanding addition to any art glass collection. Perfect for adding to your own collection or for giving as a gift, Look at the Pictures, see for yourself and buy with confidence. Please contact me should you have any questions or concerns before, during or after you purchase.
I have taken pictures from every angle and when it arrives you will see this is an accurate description of this stunning fabulous Murano glass. I am still condensing my collection many more items to come. I am sure you will be happy purchasing from me, I pride myself on the descriptions in my listings and follow eBay rules to the letter.
A must for any collector.