Ashtray with freestanding rabbitArtist(s)René LaliqueObject Creation Datecirca 1919-1930Medium & SupportglassDimensions
2 9/16 x 3 3/4 in. (6.51 x 9.53 cm)Credit LineTransfer from the College of Architecture and DesignSubject matter
Inspired by the Art Nouveau movement, which was characterized by organic forms and motifs derived from nature, René Lalique’s works—often featuring various flora and fauna including animals, such as the rabbit seen here—played with the effects of transparency and surface treatment.Physical Description
Clear glass saucer with milky, iridescent free-standing form in the center shaped like a rabbit.Primary Object Classification Decorative Arts Primary Object TypeglassCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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