Cherub Antiques Gallery : Antique Cocktail Shakers, Nouveau, Deco, Washington DC
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1316173
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$11,500.00
Fine WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) silvered pewter figural, monumental Art Nouveau vases in the manner of Alphonse Mucha. One has front relief of a barefoot maiden with flowing, tousled hair among florals and vines. The facing vase has a fluid-haired maiden sniffing a bouquet of undulating florals. Reverse of each has further interlacing foliates and vines. The neck and naturalistic waving tops are flanked by reticulated Art Nouveau whiplash handles. Stunning examples of Art Nouveau at its best. Firm's marks beneath. Germany circa 1907. 19 1/2" H., 10 1/2" w.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1345067
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$5,250.00
Art Nouveau design at its finest. A romanticized reclining maiden in the manner of Alphonse Mucha is depicted in silhouette upon the large bevel mirror as she gazes forward. Elaborately reticulated, interlacing whiplash vines and leaves form the mirror's top, with additional curving elements in relief. A drawing of the design is illustrated in the Antique Collectors Club reprint of the firm's well-known 1906 catalog, page 295. WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) marks impressed beneath. 12 1/4" W., 20 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1360016
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$4,400.00
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.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1275848
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$2,250.00
Extraordinary design. High art nouveau centerpiece stand by the famous WMF (Wurttembergische MetallWarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1900. A four footed curving base with irises in relief leads to a naturalistic column with flanking whiplash elements. An elaborately reticulated framework of art nouveau florals above rippling water like patterns holds a cobalt crystal bowl. The scallop edge bowl has gold enamel floral accents about it's form. Exhuberant whiplash handles complete the stunning center stand. Firm's marks beneath. Dimensions : 13"h, 15"w to handles.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1382551
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$2,200.00
Very fine, large WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) Art Nouveau wine or Champagne cooler. Each of the tri-form sides depicts in high relief a different castle from the Rhine and Mosel Valleys. The castles are nestled among naturalistic landscapes in deep relief as well. Three pierced handles adorn the top section. Firm's marks beneath. Made in Germany circa 1900. 11 1/2" H., 9 1/4" W. at handles
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1243840
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$2,150.00
Fine WMF centerpiece depicting a central maiden with outstretched arms. Whiplash handles flank the high Art Nouveau reticulated form. Relief patterns of flowers and vines sweep about the surface. The crystal liner is cut with complimenting florals. Stabilized crack upon left of liner. Designed by Albert Mayer circa 1900 in Germany in the workshop's 1906 Catalogue page 364. Dimensions: 6 1/8" H, 7" W, 18" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1419060
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,950.00
Extraordinary Art Nouveau large double photo frame made by the famous WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1900. A central, romanticized maiden upholds sweeping flowers upon vines on the rectangular form. Jugendstil designs in relief further enhance the borders of the frame that accommodates two photos. Illustrated on page 305 in the well-known WMF 1906 catalogue published by the Antiques Collectors Club. Signed beneath with workshop marks. 12 1/4" W., 10 1/2" H.; 3 3/8" H., 3 1/2" W. each photo
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1418517
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,750.00
A WMF Art Nouveau sweetmeat stand designed by the influential sculptor/designer Albert Mayer for the well-known German firm, WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik). Mayer was appointed head of the Art Studio in 1894 and specialized in designs which depicted beautiful maidens and nymphs with flowing hair, etc. Illustrated in The Art Nouveau Domestic Metalwork Catalog 1906. Bears WMF mark underneath. Germany circa 1900. 9" H., 14" L., 5 1/2" W.
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1393580
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,600.00
Beautifully executed Vienna Secession design upon this biscuit barrel made by the well-known firm of WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1905. Reticulated frame and lid with Secession elements which are repeated in the hand-cut and etched crystal liner. Illustrated on page 252 in the workshop's 1906 catalogue. 8 1/2" H., 3 3/4" D., 5 3/4" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1270504
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,550.00
Beautifully interpreted Art Nouveau design. A Mucha-inspired figural maiden with flowing hair upholds a corner of her gown as it undulates about the perimeter of the tray. Pendant irises in relief are further enhanced by cast and applied flowers and fronds in high relief. Made by the famous WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1900. Illustrated in the firm's 1906 catalogue, page 170. Signed beneath. Dimensions: 12 1/4" W., 11 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1325405
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,550.00
Large WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) Jundendstil inkstand with Vienna- Secession-influence design elements. Double inkwells with reticulated finials flank a brass rocker blotter. The sloping form is designed to accommodate a resting pen or letter. A hinged-top triple-stamp box completes the extraordinary design. Illustrated in the firm's well-known 1906 catalogue, page 285. Made in Germany, circa 1905. Firm's marks beneath. 15 1/2" W., 10 1/2" D., 4 3/4" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1434693
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,550.00
Vienna Secession design, large, double frame made by the WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1905. Josef Hoffmann inspired gitterwerk patterns are placed horizontally on the form. Complementing relief Secession patterns further enhance the stunning frame. Unusually large in the realm of frames created to accommodate two photos. Firm's marks upon reverse. Illustrated in the well known WMF 1906 catalogue reprinted by the Antique Collector's Club. 103/4"W, 9 1/2" H.; 3 7/8" W., 5 5/8" H., each photo.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1333865
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,450.00
Distinctly pure Art Nouveau in design. Pair of wine bottle stands with energetic reticulated interlacing whiplash vines. Made by the famous WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1907. Firm's marks beneath. 3 1/2" H., 4 1/8" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1391667
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,400.00
WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) Art Nouveau basket with florals and berries in relief upon its rising sides. A figural winged maiden fashioned as the handle. Designed by Albert Mayer, circa 1907. Firm's marks beneath. 6 3/4" W., 3 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1407443
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,400.00
Stunning high Art Nouveau design! A reticulated whiplash form support in each corner upholds the jewel box. Interlacing, sweeping vines and Art Nouveau florals are in relief upon the top and all sides. Made by the famous WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany, circa 1900. Illustrated in the firm's well-known 1906 catalogue. Marks beneath. 2 3/4" H., 4 1/2" W., 6 3/4" L.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1236576
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,250.00
An elegant and bold modernist form champagne or wine cooler made by WMF (Wurttembergische Metalwaren Fabrik) in Germany circa 1930's. Relief swirl pattern is highlighted by flanking rosewood handles. Dimensions: 9" H, 10" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1920 item #1237332
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,250.00
WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwaren Fabrik) Vienna Secession design centerbowl for fruit or flowers with original green cut crystal liner. Four supports uphold the wavy oval form with central stylized secession florals in relief. Reticulated curving handles with complimenting florals complete the design. Firm's marks beneath. Made in Germany circa 1909. Dimensions: 4" H, 11" W.