Lot 140051

Villeroy & Boch large art nouveau chromolithic vase with crocus decoration, Mettlach 1899, stoneware grey shards, large amphora-shaped vase with wavy and gilded mouth rim, Wall with incised polychrome painted decoration of crocuses, olive-green matte base, h 53.5 cm, d 27 cm, Mettlach abbey mark and model number 2571 and (18)99 embossed in the bottom, 3 cm long flake at the bottom edge. Lit.: Gary Kirsner, The Mettlach Book, 2005, p. 351, No. 2571, price 1400-1800 USD. 2517-024