Very heavy, thick-walled cut-crystal decanter set made by the famous Val St. Lambert workshop in Belgium circa 1930's. Designed by Charles Graffart, the decanter is cut in four horizontal rows with ten cut panels upon each. Cut from deep violet-red to clear. A geometric stopper rests within. Eight complementing original glasses accompany the decanter. 9 1/4" H.; 2 3/4" H. each glass
Unusual footed spherical form decanter with an applied handle. The geometric black enamels are comprised of squares with cut circles along with cross-hatch patterns. Stylized Modernist foliates enhance the Art Deco decanter. A bold round stopper with complementing enamel work rests within an undulating neck with pouring lip. Czechoslovakia circa 1930. 8 3/4" H., 7" W. to handle
Striking Vienna- Secession-design vase. The tall, molded, cylindrical form with its geometrics is overlaid with blue enamel, a distinct Otto Prutscher influence. Reminiscent of the iconic, Prutscher-designed glassware for the Wiener Werkstatte with its faceted window patterns. Bohemia, twentieth century. Losses along bottom edges. 9" H.
Set-of-six ribbed-pattern glass tumblers. Each is overlaid with scrolling Art Nouveau silver. Quite elegant. American, circa 1900. 4" H.
Lovely set of cordial glasses with hand-chased silver-overlay scrolling vines. The elegant set-of-four is completely covered in silver upon the stem and foot. American circa 1900. 3 1/4" H. each
Quite elegant silver overlay cocktail or sherbert glasses. Set-of-six is heavily overlaid with rambling Art Nouveau flowers and vines. Silver is extensively hand-chased, and silver completely covers the stem and base as well. Made by the Alvin workshop of Rhode Island circa 1900. 4 1/2" H. 3 1/2" W. each
Fine silver overlay upon a lustrous golden Loetz glass vase. Art Nouveau chased flowers and undulating vines encircle the shimmering form with its rainbow iridescence. Marks for the La Pierre silver workshop of New York and Newark, N.J., circa 1900. 2 1/2" H., 3" W.
Soft lemon-yellow pastel L.C. Tiffany floriform vase with an onion-skin stretch, undulating rim. Opalescent and pearl-white ribbing highlight the form, which is supported by a footed base with an opal-white edge. Signed with number 1882, L.C. Tiffany Favrile; circa 1905. 8 7/8" H., 3" W.
L.C. Tiffany glass aqua footed bowl with radiating white foliate rib patterns. Flaring top has onion- skin-stretch effect. Supported by an opalescent stem and foot with an opal white edge. Retains original paper label upon pontil. Signed number 1700, L.C.T. Favrile; circa 1905. 3 1/4" H., 5 3/8" W.
Fine in both quality and design. Tall, hand-hammered Chinese export silver shot glasses. Each of the set-of-four has a detailed, hand-chased dragon applique that wraps about the circumference. A vacant medallion applique further enhances the design. Made by the Wing On silver workshop of Hong Kong circa 1920. 2 1/8" H. each
Prohibition-era glass dumbbell cocktail shaker in cobalt blue. A silvered cap and strainer are mounted upon its top. These highly collected glass dumbbells were created in clear glass as well as in a variety of colors. Cobalt blue is among the most desirable for collectors of these whimsical, figural forms. Stamped Czechoslovakia; circa 1930's. 13" L. ***Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality Art Deco era cocktail shakers - From classic to figural forms - Over 75 examples in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site.***
Fine figural Art Nouveau silvered pewter liqueur service depicting a maiden upholding a cut crystal decanter. A fluid Jugendstil base holds six cordial tumblers. Stylized hand-cutting upon the decanter and tumblers is in a Secession design. Designed by Albert Mayer for WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1900. Firm's marks impressed upon base. Illustrated in "Art Nouveau Domestic Metalwork from Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik 1906," page XXXVII and page 129. 14 1/4" H., 13 1/4" L.
Steuben Optic Swirl Vase in Green Jade glass. The form is Frederick Carder's original design #6031, as illustrated in "The Glass of Frederick Carder," by Gardner, page 277. 6 3/4" H., 6 1/2" W.
Elegant Steuben Frederick Carder-era candlesticks. The dark amber candlesticks have tapering columns cut with florals. A downward curved, optic-rib candle cup completes the design. Circa 1920's. 10" H.
Art Deco Daum Nancy smoky topaz vase. Alternating textured acid-etched and polished geometric panels. Signed Daum Nancy with the Croix de Lorraine. France, circa 1930. 9 7/8" H. 5 1/2" W.
Steuben Amber glass trumpet-form vase with applied Flemish Blue rim at lip and foot edges. Twisted Flemish Blue pendant ring handles hang from the sides. Frederick Carder design number 2909, as illustrated on page 271 in "The Glass of Frederick Carder"; circa 1925. 7 7/8" H.
Hammered fine Chinese export silver shot glass. A hand-chased dragon with five toes/claws encircles the form. Gilded within. Workshop marks beneath. Made in Tianjin, circa 1920. 2" H.
Stunning example for the collector. Deep ruby-red glass "cock"-tail shaker with silver overlay. A pair of fighting roosters, or cockerels in silver overlay are boldly displayed upon this tall form. An Art Deco stepped form top cap completes the design. American circa 1930's. 11" H. *** Long established as a leading specialist in finest quality period Art Deco era cocktail shakers - From classic to figural forms - Over 75 examples in our stock at all times - Many not listed on our site ***