Cherub Antiques Gallery : Antique Cocktail Shakers, Nouveau, Deco, Washington DC
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1950 item #1445974
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$475.00
Whimsical and unusual! Chromium cocktail picks holder is fashioned as an umbrella stand. It's circular rim is notched with twelve slots to hold the set-of-twelve butterscotch tone, finial-top picks. An umbrella handle design rises from the holder to carry the set. France circa 1940's. 5 1/8" H., 2 1/2" W., 3 1/4" L. each pick.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1940 item #1445973
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$475.00
Wonderful French Art Deco design. Red half-moon bakelite holder supports a set-of-eight cherry-mounted picks. Each pick suspends from a slotted chromium rounded holder. Additional cherries adorn the stand's macassar wood base. France circa 1930's. 1 1/2"D, 5 1/8" W, 3 1/4"L each pick.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1950 item #1445971
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$290.00
Long cocktail bar spoon made by the famous Christofle workshop in France circa 1940's. The silvered, lovely quality spoon, with it's twist-stem, has a hexagonal muddler upon the end. 11" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Art Glass : Pre 1930 item #1445968
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$825.00
Stunning example of a single Steuben twist-rope column candlestick. The tall amber form has an optic ribbed candle cup and footed support in Celeste Blue. A striking color combination and pattern for the collector of fine early Steuben glass. Frederick Carder design number 6107, as illustrated in The Glass of Frederick Carder, page 164; circa 1920. 12" H.
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. Glenny, an American painting and graphic artist, became president of the Buffalo society of artists. She studied with William Merritt Chase. 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 (stock #847)
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 (stock #844)
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 (stock #843)
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 (stock #842)
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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1960 item #1433711
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$525.00
Sweet Cartier sterling silver pitcher-form 2-oz. cocktail measure. Ideal jigger size for that perfect proportion. Suitable for function as a creamer or any 2-oz. measure as well. Circa 1950's. 3" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1950 item #1433706
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$750.00
French figural cocktail picks set. The whimsical narrative displays a chef grasping a taste as he upholds his piping hot platter. A set-of-six chef- cap-topped cocktail picks rest within their cylindrical chromium holder. The figure with red, white and black enamel detail stands upon a macassar wood base. Undoubtedly by Sudre, the workshop known for unusual figural cocktail accoutrements. France circa 1940"s. 5 1/8" L., 5 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1433115
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$975.00
Open flower heads adorn the Art Nouveau frame with its robust scrolling elements. The elegant wave-form frame is completed by a vacant asymmetrical cartouche upon its top. Hallmarks: Henry Matthews, Birmingham 1898.  5 3/4" W., 8 1/4" H.; 3 3/4" W., 5 1/2" H. photo  
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1920 item #1433114
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$290.00
Superb example for the collector of golf related items. The sterling silver spoon has a golfer attired in traditional, period knickers and a cap. He is poised to putt a golf ball upon the naturalistic turf beneath him. Remarkable, minute crisp detail to the face and the attire. Hallmarks: Levi & Salaman, Birmingham 1911. 5" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1950 item #1433110
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$525.00
A remarkable find! Large set-of-twelve Brooks Brothers silvered cocktail bar picks, complete in their original fitted velvet- and silk-lined box. Wear to box, picks are all in fine condition. Created in England, circa 1940's for this famous retailer which was founded in New York in 1818 as H. & D.H. Brooks & Co. 3 7/8" W., 6 3/8" L. box; 3 1/4" L. each pick.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1433108
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$575.00
Long sterling silver cocktail bar spoon made in the prominent Kalo silver workshop, founded in Chicago in 1900. The all hammered surface with spade-form spoon is purely arts & crafts in design. Kalo was founded by Clara Barck, along with five other women who attended the Arts Institute of Chicago. The handwrought spoon lives up to the firm's motto, "beautiful,useful and enduring." Circa 1900.  14" L.  
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1950 item #1433107
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$475.00
The whimsical wishing well form set has a bucket suspended from it's winch. The well below holds a set-of-six cherry-mounted cocktail bar picks. The brass set rests upon a round macassar wood base. Nice example for the collector of unusual picks sets. France circa 1940's.  5 3/4" H., 3 1/4" L. each pick.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1433106
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$345.00
Art Deco concentrically stepped cocktail bar measure with a spring-release feature. When handle is compressed, the bottom of measure dispenses liquid over a glass or cocktail shaker. The ever-popular "valve jigger," increment marked from 1/2-2 oz., is difficult to find in such good condition. Made by Napier, Connecticut, circa1930's. 4" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1433105
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,650.00
WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) Modernist wine or champagne cooler of elongated quatrefoil form. Few early workshops created coolers that would accommodate more than a single bottle. Wonderful and practical ! Germany circa 1930's. 8 3/8" H., 7" W., 14 3/4" L. to handles.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1432742 (stock #841)
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,250.00
Unusual "cock"-tail shaker with a finely cast, large rooster finial upon the top cap. Interior is fitted with a prong-form citrus juicer. Invert the strainer section to pierce and extract essence of a  lemon, lime or orange to enhance the perfect cocktail recipe. Stamped 1 1/2 pint beneath, along with maker marks for William Suckling Ltd. of Birmingham circa 1930's. 11 1/4" H.  
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1950 item #1432741
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$390.00
Whimsical cocktail picks stand in the form of wooden bar. The bar, with it's chromium mounted top counter, is a stand for six figural picks. Five picks are designed as different liquor bottles and one is a cocktail shaker. Made by the Harris Dunn Corp. in New York circa 1930's. 5" W., 4 1/2" H.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1432738
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$475.00
Elegant! Carved mother-of-pearl cocktail picks are each mounted with a detailed, cast, silvered rooster. The set-of-six is complete in its  original silk- and satin-lined case. Made in England circa 1930's. 3 1/2" L. each pick
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1432737
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$490.00
A macassar-wood base supports the silvered picks holder with its side columns. A set-of-eight bakelite- cherry-mounted cocktail picks suspend from their slotted holder. France circa 1930's.  3 1/4" H., 5 1/4" W. stand;  3" L. each pick
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1432735
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$375.00
Enameled and silvered mechanical tongs. Deep teal-green enamel has an engine-turned pattern beneath. Used for ice or olives, when impressed, plunger-form mechanism opens bottom claws for grasping. Nice quality and design. Made in Norway circa 1930's.  8 " L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1432733
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$220.00
Twisted-stem cocktail bar mixer spoon with a convenient muddler upon its end. Identical to those we have had marked Asprey. Made in England circa 1930's. 11" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1950 item #1432732
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$350.00
Practical in form as well as function, the silvered Asprey cocktail spoon has a twisted stem for easy grip and swizzle. A convenient muddler masher is upon its end. England circa 1940's. 10 1/2" L.    
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1920 item #1432729
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$950.00
Detailed hand chased foliates surround the naturalistic design. Green agate is inset in the form of top and side fronds of the thistle. A bottom striker and chatelaine ring upon the vesta top complete the unusual example. Hallmarks: Joseph Cook & Sons, Birmingham, 1919. 1 1/4" W., 1 7/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1432728
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$475.00
The handsome large sterling silver vesta case is hammered upon its front with a central medallion inscribed, Lancs & Yorks, Bulldog Match, 1909, along with chased accents. The gently curved back is undecorated and a chatelaine ring is upon the vesta's side. A striker completes the design of this unusual example marking the Bulldog event in the Lancashire and Yorkshire region. Hallmarks: Richard Martin & Ebenezer Hall, Birmingham, 1906. 2 1/8" H., 2 1/8" W.