FRANZ HOFSTOTTER (1871 - 1958) LOETZ Exceptional and tall Phänomen vase (Gre 387), Austria, ca. 1900 Blown glass Unmarked 18 1/2" x 7" Hofstötter designed this form for the 1900 Paris Exposition Universelle. Provenance: Cincinnati Art Galleries, lot 533 Private collection, New Jersey Literature: Ploil, Lötz auf der Weltausstellung Paris 1900, 1993, p. 42
A couple of minuscule burst bubbles at surface (in the making) and one minor 1/4" scratch below shoulder, otherwise excellent condition. Condition reports are rendered as specialist opinion by the staff of the Auction House and/or independent consultants and not as statements of fact. We do not guarantee the content of written or verbal condition reports. The absence of a condition report does not imply that there are no condition issues with the lot. Please call us at (609) 397-9374 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about this lot at least 24 hours prior to auction.