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Gabriel Argy-Rousseau

Date

1923

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Paperweight, Gabriel Argy-Rousseau
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Glass (Do Not Use)-Paperweight (Do Not Use) | P√Ęte-de-crystal
Size: 3 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 2 1/8 in. (9.84 x 2.86 x 5.4 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 20th century, Art Deco
Inscriptions: Signature etched on side: [G. ARGY-ROUSSEAU]
Physical Description: green cube with two carved moths on top
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number: 98.276.341
Rights: Copyright the artist, artist's estate, or assignees
Artist: Gabriel Argy-Rousseau, French, 1885-1953
Role: Designer
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1885-1953
Added to Site: February 28, 2009