Lalique is a name that resonates in the crystalware world. In 1888, it was founded in France by the renowned jeweler and glassmaker René Lalique. The brand is notorious for making glass art; including vases, perfume bottles, and hood ornaments since the early 20th century. In the 1950s, Lalique transitioned to making lead glass and crystal, while under the direction of Marc Lalique, René's son. Today, Lalique is owned by Swiss company Art and Fragrance.