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Steuben “Swan Bowl”

Roll over for video transcript Michaan's September Gallery Auction features numerous pieces from Steuben, the studio that created a peerless American standard for handcrafted glass. Founded in 1903, the Steuben glassworks pioneered beautiful and innovative glass techniques that have thrilled collectors for over a century. There are many different ┬áthemes and price points among the Steuben pieces offered in this auction, including the spectacular blown crystal “Swan” bowl, a limited edition 1985 design. Estimated at $12,000-$15,000, the Swan Bowl is pictured in The Art of Steuben, a book of the firm's rarest design achievements, with the following description: “Classically representational in the expression of its theme, it also presents a contemporary, abstract pattern of both clear and opaque surfaces.” Join us on September 9 for a chance to buy Steuben “Swan Bowl” at auction!

Catalog Information

Steuben “Swan Bowl”, c.1985
Designed by Peter Aldrige (British, b. 1947) and Jane Osborn-Smith (British, 1952-2013) in a limited edition of 50, signed on base “Steuben JOS/PSA 23/50”; model number 0369
{Height 8 inches, diameter 9 inches}
Estimate: $12,000/15,000

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