All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1980 item #1217444
Here is a remarkable vase, made in the famous French Saint-Louis Crystal workshop, established in 1586 in the city of Münzthal; it is the oldest glass manufacturer in France.

Since 1829, the factory has dedicated itself to making crystal-glass items only, and to these days, it continues to make hand made luxury crystal pieces...

All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1950 item #1217428
This splendid figurine of a nude dancer is a Cristal de Sèvres work made in the 1940's as a replica of the famous Etling glass work originally made in the 1920's.

The Cristal de Sèvres glasswork factory was established in 1750, under the patronage of Madame de Pompadour. It is still producing high quality glassware today.

This particular figurine was produced in the 1940's after a famous art déco piece made in the glass factory of Frenchman Edmond Etling in the 1920's in Paris...

All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1930 item #1211707
Here is a wonderful example of the beauty of glassworks made by Charles Schneider (1881-1953), one of the most celebrated glasswork designers of the beginning of the 20th century.

The design of this vase is at a midpoint between Art Nouveau and Art Dévo, with stylized motifs inspired by nature...

All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1940 item #1211208
This sublime pâte de verre paperweight was made by Almeric Walter (1870-1959), on of the most acclaimed Art Déco designers, and Henri Bergé (1870-1937), one of Daum's top artists. They were contemporaries of Argy-Rousseau (1885-1953)...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : French : Pre 1950 item #1211206
This wonderful set of two pendants made in pâte de verre was designed by Joseph-Gabriel Argy-Rousseau (1885-1953), one of the most acclaimed Art Déco artists and a contemporary of Almeric Walter (1870-1959).

Each pendant is decorated with the same flower in a different color.

Please let me know if you have some questions.

Each pendant is signed GAR and is in perfect condition...

All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Pre 1960 item #1190323
The piece is an Orrefors Ariel from 1957, it is a low, square with rounded corners, bowl or dish. The piece stands 2 5/8 inches (6.67cm) tall and is 5 inches square (12.7 cm), and weighs 6 pounds. It is internally decorated with 99 reddish-brown rectangles centered by a single trapped air bubble in each. The bottom is a single round patch of reddish-brown. The piece is heavily cased in clear crystal. The rounded corners are beautifully executed, and smooth...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1970 item #1190310
Exceptional 1960's vintage Indiana Handcraft Glass Kingston 900 Demijohn in Burnt Honey color. This is a large, heavy bottle standing 18 inches (45.7 cm) tall. I can find no discernable scratches on this piece, and there are no chips, or cracks, this is a fabulous find. The glass is bright and colorful. Handblown, with rough pontil, attached handle. This piece was meant to rival Blenko, and it succeeds!
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1920 item #1183461 (stock #1358)
Amazing Tiffany Studios blue Favrile vase measuring 4 1/4" high and 4" wide. The vase is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks and is signed on the base L.C. Tiffany Favrile X140.
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1920 item #1181693 (stock #1356)
Rare, fine, and tall Handel 4221 Scenic vase signed John Bailey. Bailey was one of a handful of top Handel artists and decorated this vase masterfully with tall cypress tree, majestic snow capped mountains standing over a small mountain village. The vase measures 10 1/4" high and 4 1/2" wide and is in mint condition.
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1980 item #1171720 (stock #7706)
Amazingly beautiful and the largest we've ever seen -- Beveled Glass and Gold-plated Filigree Metal JEWELRY BOX, CASKET; four stylized feet; ornate, Louis XV front center hardware; triple-tulip corner decoration; gold-studded yellow velvet interior floor, and matching velvet base. Measures about 13-1/2" x 9-1/2" x 8-1/2" tall...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1800 item #1159576 (stock #Ch1468)
A German fluted milk glass teabowl enamelled with birds and flowers. Diameter: 6.3 cm. 18th cent.

Chip to footrim. The footrim is applied, hence probably a deliberate act to ensure the bowl sat evenly in its saucer.

All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Pre 1950 item #1139213
Lovely opalescent and irridized figure of a man in a turban. The piece is very reminiscent of french opalescent glass by Lalique or Sabino. The movement of the man's arms in figure is palpable, and expresses much feeling. The glass artist who rendered this piece had a great passion for the glass. The piece stands 11 inches (28 cm) Tall and is 9 inches (23 cm) Wide, at the outstretched arms. Opalescent, irridized glass, with clear glass and gold accents. No chips, cracks or repairs. Unsigned...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1910 item #1136796 (stock #1304)
Rare and highly prized tri color Tiffany Studios Whirlpool bowl measuring 6" in diameter and 1 3/4" high. The exterior fades to gold at the broad rim and then to blue/green/indigo at the bowls interior in a mystic whirlpool of iridescent swirling color. The piece is in excellent condition with no damage and is signed on it's base Tiffany Studios Favrile...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Contemporary item #1058837
Large, extremely colorful, bowl swirled in shades peacock blue, red, amber, green, gold, and white. Clear applied crystal foot with polished pontil, and three plastic "feet". Small rough spot on outside of rim but no chips, cracks or repairs. Bowl measures 5.75 inches (14.6 cm) Tall and is 13 inches (33 cm) in diameter. Signed in pontil Kosta Boda/BVALLIEN/50222; company label to side. Circa 2005
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1058826
Heavy, thick-walled Orrefors Ariel vase with bands of repeating geometric shapes; circles, squares and triangles in dark, smokey (almost black) glass; complimented by the silvery airtraps; the whole cased in clear crystal glass. The color varies in intensity depending on lighting. Vase has solid band of color at rim. A halo of blue-green glass shows around portions of the vase and is visible in the photographs...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1058819
Spectacular thick walled, heavy cylindrical glass vase by Edwin Ohrstrom for Orrefors. Vase depicts a Gondolier playing a guitar on one side, and a female figure with flowers on the other. Upper rim has closely spaced vertical air traps all the way around. Colors are in rich shades of blue, purple and honey-amber. Vase measures 6.5 inches (16 5 cm) tall and is 4.75 inches (12 cm) in diameter, weighs 11 pounds. Vase is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or repairs...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Pre 1920 item #1051276
A very pleasing and interesting shape Italian micro mosaic frame with floral decoration and a teal background. No missing pieces. Frame measures 3 3/4" long x 2 1/5 wide. Picture area measures 1 3/4" long x 1 3/8" Marked MADE IN ITALY.
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Pre 1960 item #1047411
Fabulous Fifties Fratelli Toso Murano Torchiere in vibrant hues of blue, pink and yellow ribbons with aventurine and latticino/zanfirico canes in mezza filigrana. This striking lamp truly makes a statement and stands on its own as a focal point in any room of your home. Lamp stands 24 inches tall and is approximately 7 1/2 inches in diameter at the base. There is a round, silver foil label in base that reads Murano/ Made In Italy/ Glass as for Fratelli Toso. Additional photos showing label have ...