French Art Deco vase by Vianne, c1925
A tall French Art Deco vase in blue opaline glass. Made by Vianne around 1925.
It’s in thick blue glass cased with a fine layer of white glass, which gives it depth and translucence. It has a panelled shape with moulded thistles all around the top.
Height : 12 ¼ inches / 31cm
Width : 7 inches/ 18cm
Gorgeous with or without flowers. Excellent condition.
The Vianne glassworks was founded in Aquitaine in the early 1920s. Many of its glass blowers were Czechoslovak, and brought their expertise of opaline glass with them. The company specialised in art glass, and produced cameo glass lights until the 1970s.