Cherub Antiques Gallery : Antique Cocktail Shakers, Nouveau, Deco, Washington DC
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1441851
Cherub Antiques Gallery
SOLD
The original lithograph,by Jules Cheret, 1896, depicts an elegantly attired woman using a Theatrophone. The innovative device enabled the user to listen to a live operatic or theatrical performance. Sound was transmitted from the stage to to a central station where audio was received for the pleasure of high society patrons who listened in. Carved frame with UV-Plexi, 19 1/2" W., 23 1/4" H.

Les Maitres de l'Affiche

In the 1890's streets in major cities were enriched with large and colorful advertising posters created by leading artists of the era. The prominent artist, Jules Cheret had his own print workshop in Paris which offered works from the Imprimierie Chaix print workshop. As artistic director of Chaix, Cheret had the vision to create Les Maitres de l'Affiche (Masters of the Poster). The series of 11 3/8" x 15 5/8" posters designed by the most prestigious poster artists of the day were chromolithographic reductions of the same large format examples be these artists. Prints were sold in packages of four and offered from December 1895 to 1900. Ninety seven artists were represented in the series which on occasion included a bonus plate. 256 total plates or images were produced in the five years Les Maitres de l'Affiche was offered. Each print has an embossed seal confirming it's authenticity.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1441850
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$950.00
The original lithograph is an announcement for the performer "Lidia" at the Alcazar D'Ete, an outdoor concert venue in Paris 19th century. Carved frame with UV-Plexi 19 1/2" W., 23 1/4" H.

Les Maitres de l'Affiche

In the 1890's streets in major cities were enriched with large and colorful advertising posters created by leading artists of the era. The prominent artist, Jules Cheret had his own print workshop in Paris which offered works from the Imprimierie Chaix print workshop. As artistic director of Chaix, Cheret had the vision to create Les Maitres de l'Affiche (Masters of the Poster). The series of 11 3/8" x 15 5/8" posters designed by the most prestigious poster artists of the day were chromolithographic reductions of the same large format examples be these artists. Prints were sold in packages of four and offered from December 1895 to 1900. Ninety seven artists were represented in the series which on occasion included a bonus plate. 256 total plates or images were produced in the five years Les Maitres de l'Affiche was offered. Each print has an embossed seal confirming it's authenticity.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1441849
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$875.00
The original lithograph by Georges Meunier, 1898, advertises the famous 19th century Parisian dance hall, Bullier. Carved frame with UV-Plexi, 19 1/2" W., 23 1/4" H.

Les Maitres de l'Affiche

In the 1890's streets in major cities were enriched with large and colorful advertising posters created by leading artists of the era. The prominent artist, Jules Cheret had his own print workshop in Paris which offered works from the Imprimierie Chaix print workshop. As artistic director of Chaix, Cheret had the vision to create Les Maitres de l'Affiche (Masters of the Poster). The series of 11 3/8" x 15 5/8" posters designed by the most prestigious poster artists of the day were chromolithographic reductions of the same large format examples be these artists. Prints were sold in packages of four and offered from December 1895 to 1900. Ninety seven artists were represented in the series which on occasion included a bonus plate. 256 total plates or images were produced in the five years Les Maitres de l'Affiche was offered. Each print has an embossed seal confirming it's authenticity.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1441848
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$775.00
The original lithograph by Alice R. Glenny advertises the Women's Edition of the 19th century publication, Buffalo Courier. Carved frame with UV-Plexi, 19 1/2" W., 23 1/4" H.

Les Maitres de L'Affiche

In the 1890's streets in major cities were enriched with large and colorful advertising posters created by leading artists of the era. The prominent artist, Jules Cheret had his own print workshop in Paris which offered works from the Imprimierie Chaix print workshop. As artistic director of Chaix, Cheret had the vision to create Les Maitres de l'Affiche (Masters of the Poster). The series of 11 3/8" x 15 5/8" posters designed by the most prestigious poster artists of the day were chromolithographic reductions of the same large format examples be these artists. Prints were sold in packages of four and offered from December 1895 to 1900. Ninety seven artists were represented in the series which on occasion included a bonus plate. 256 total plates or images were produced in the five years Les Maitres de l'Affiche was offered. Each print has an embossed seal confirming it's authenticity.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1930 item #1441832
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$2,350.00
Extraordinary quality and design. Chinese export fine silver cocktail shaker has repousse chrysanthemums along with foliage and branches in high relief about the circumference of its surface. The beautifully crafted example has hand-chased details. A charming fluttering butterfly in relief hovers above and completes the elegant design. Stamped beneath with maker mark of the Guang Li workshop of Shanghai, circa 1920. Very fine condition. 9 1/4" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1930 item #1441830
Cherub Antiques Gallery
SOLD
Whisky flask in the form of a worn antique leather bound book. Embossed with gilded title, "A Pleasant Surprise". This highly collected form is realistically fashioned as an actual book with detail of pages upon its sides. Top corner pivots off to reveal a pour spot. Lightly embossed W.A.V. Ideally suited for a writer as well as a collector of rare flasks. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield circa 1922. Dimensions: 5 1/2" H., 4 1/4" W., 1" D.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1441829
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$690.00
Lovely Georgian sterling silver snuff box with gently curved top to allow a comfortable fit within a breast or waistcoat pocket. The beautifully precision decorated box has a rambling wreath and flower head design, along with prick and wriggle work edging. A vacant rectangular cartouche completes the top's design. Reverse with further prick and wriggle has central engraved foliates; gilded interior. Hallmarks: Joseph Willmore (1773-1844), Birmingham 1826. Bears King George III silver duty stamp. Well regarded as a snuff box maker, Joseph registered his mark at the Birmingham assay office in 1806 and was the grandson of silver maker Thomas Willmore, who registered with the office in the year of it's founding, 1773. 1 3/8" W., 2 1/4" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1437146
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$390.00
"Cock-tail" picks, with a mounted rooster as their finial, have a hooked design which allows the pick to rest upon the top edge of a cocktail glass without slipping into the glass. Ideal for modern day larger cocktail glasses. Each English Art Deco era pick is fully hallmarked for Adolph Scott, Birmingham 1929. 3 1/4" L. each
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1437145
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$350.00
The Art Deco design sterling silver jigger has four measuring sections. Each is marked with increments for 1/2, 1, 1 1/2 or 2 oz's. The tasteful, practical design, is supported by a bevel foot. Made by the Watson Silver Co. of Attleboro, Massachusetts, circa 1930's. 3" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1437144
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$375.00
Set-of-six sterling silver "cock-tail" picks. Each pick has detailed rooster as it's finial. Fitted in original silk and velvet lined box. Hallmarks: Barker Brothers, Birmingham 1930. 3 3/8" L. each
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1434696
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$750.00
Art Deco Modernist swirl pattern cocktail shaker, made by the well known WMF (Wurtenbergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1930's. Beautiful, classic styling with an elegant modernist twist. 7 3/4" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1920 item #1434555
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,700.00
Superb quality and beautifully presented. Arts & Crafts English sterling silver tyg tri-handle tots or shot glasses. Each are fully hallmarked for J & W Deakin of Sheffield, 1911. In addition, each bears marks beneath for prominent retailer Cooke & Kelvey of Calcutta. The establishment founded by Thomas Cooke & Robert Kelvey in the Victorian era, offered finest quality silver and jewels to Royals and Nobility of the era. Fitted in original silk and velvet lined case. 2" H. 1 1/4" W., 1 3/4" W. to handles each.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1950 item #1434551
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$675.00
Whimsical design! This cocktail recipe "Rolodex" design stand is fashioned as a chromium cocktail shaker. A knob upon the side turns to reveal an array of celluloid cards which must be flipped gently to offer recipes such as: BRONX, CLOVER CLUB, MANHATTAN, LONDON COCKTAIL and so on. Thirty one recipes plus the COCKTAIL RECIPES intro card. A scarce example for the collector of unusual cocktail bar accoutrements. Marks: Made in Germany; U.S.Zone, circa 1945. 5 1/2" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1434549
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$775.00
Made by the prominent Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. This firm retailed goods in their London shop in the 1930's. A Scottish Thistle and 'S' are engraved upon the front of the distinctive cocktail shaker. An art deco stepped cap removes to show a pivot wafer strainer housed beneath. A knob-form additional seal is found within as well. 8 1/4" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1434548
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$440.00
Whimsical Bakelite dice holder in mottled green with a large set-of-ten dice-form cocktail picks. Unusual tall dice design holder. France circa 1930's. 2 1/2" H., 1 1/2" W. holder; 3 1/4" L. each pick.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1950 item #1434527
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$975.00
Crystal combination cocktail shaker and mixer, is deeply cut with diamond patterns. Wonderful, creative design has a sterling silver cover to allow shaking side-to-side. Remove cover to use as a mixer with a long cocktail spoon. A flat-spouted silver pourer upon the side allows for straining. A most unusual elegant form made by the Webster silver workshop of Connecticut, circa 1940. 9 1/2" H. Cocktail spoons are available separately.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1434525
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$775.00
The body of this handsome art deco cocktail shaker is all engine-turned. The textured turning creates a user friendly element which is comfortable to grip. Very nice example with complimenting engine turned detail upon its jigger top cap. Made in England circa 1930. 8" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1433714
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$590.00
British glass "cock-tail" mixer with an etched rooster, or cockerel on its side. The top-mounted spout with strainer section has a handle to lift off for cleaning and filling ease. Made by James Dixon & Sons in Sheffield circa 1930"s. 7 1/4" H.