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Ondines refermée: C.74-1982

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ondines refermée


Production: Lalique, René




Bowl 'Ondines' refermée. Clear glass, opalescent where thickest, moulded in a two-part mould. Circular with deep sides, inward curving rim and convex base. Decorated in relief on the exterior with six nude female water nymphs and bubbles.

Legal notes

Zoe Hadwen Bequest

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 20.2 cm
Height: 7.1 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Wingén-sur-Moder ⪼ France

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1982-10-11) by Pleister, E. M. Julia, Miss


Circa 1930 CE - 1937 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work


Materials used in production

Clear glass

Techniques used in production

Moulding : Clear glass, moulded in two-part mould, decorated in relief

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: R. LALIQUE
  • Location: On exterior, readable on interior
  • Method of creation: Moulded in relief
  • Type: Mark

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.74-1982
Primary reference Number: 27656
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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