Paul Louis Mergier. "Neptune" dinanderie vase.

Paul Louis Mergier (1891-1986)

"Neptune vase" for Evolution. Signed. 1927.
Patinated and silvered cooper
A stunning large vase signed depicting a mythological scene of Neptune with a mermaid and horses.
Reproduced in 1927 issue of french magazine "L'Evolution Artistique".
Signed and inscribed "Evolution". (Mergier used to work for two editors : Evolution and Goldscheider)
Condition shows wear but is still excellent for such fragile work.
34cm diameter 27cm high

Ref. Picture of L'Evolution Artistique 1927 reproduced in "La Dinanderie Francaise 1900-1950" Dominique Forest - Marie Cecile Forest. Editions de l'Amateur. Page 217.
Full biography pages 217 to 220.
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