Striking ovoid hand blown vase -named “La Mer” (The Sea) – by the Artist in a yellow green color with an insertion of blue in the following hot working tools representing the billows and with white for the foam.
Patrick Lepage (1949- )is a self made Glass Artist. He initially was inspired by two encounters. One was The Rudier (Father & Son) who were bronze Founder for famous Sculptors as Rodin, Maillol, etc… The other was J.C. Novaro, a famous French Glass Artist who transmitted to him the “Magic of Glass”.
Patrick is still active in Amboise, a city in the Loire Valley.
CREATOR: Patrick Lepage (Artist)
OF THE PERIOD: Modern
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1960
PERIOD: Mid-20th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Crafted Glass
HEIGHT: 7.5 in. (19 cm)
DIAMETER: 9 in. (23 cm)