Colotte. Large vase with flowers.

Aristide COLOTTE (1885-1959)

Rare tall vase with a carved stylized flowers.
Hand carved clear cristal.
Signed. inscribed "piece unique" Circa 1920.
19cm high 18 cm diameter
Excellent condition. No chips. No cracks.

ARISTIDE COLOTTE

He was admited at the age of 16 as an apprentice tailor in the Baccarat crystal factory, he attended the internal crystal engraving school and was hired in 1902. In 1909, he met the director of Nancy big department store , Eugène JB Corbin who allows him to create for him a workshop of engraver on crystals. During the First World War , he was assigned to Châtellerault then he founded in 1919, in Nancy, an engraving workshop on glass and metals.

Bronze medal at the International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial Arts of 1925, he exhibited at the Salon d'Automne in 1928 a display case containing five crystal vases 3 .

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