This beautiful piece of 'enamel on copper' art was made in France, circa 1920. It features a colorful depiction of the artist's picture of an exotic 'bird'. This piece is clearly signed "Faure" and "France" as shown in photo. This item is in great condition and measures 9 1/2" tall X 7 1/2" wide. *Call our store to process order. Historic District Antiques… 501-624-3370*
A fine and unusual Continental plique a jour compact or box, circa 1880. The hinged lid and base with intricate tracery in colorful enamels. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Height 1 1/8", Width 2 1/8".
russian plique-a`-jour box made by artist victor aarne.johan victor aarne (died 1934) was born in tampere, finland and was the son of church sexton johan lindström. he completed his appreniceship with johan erik hellsten, a goldsmith in tampere and became a journeyman in hameenlinne in 1880. for ten years, between 1880 and 1890 he worked for fabergé in august wilhelm holmström's workshop. in 1890 he returned to tampere to obtain his title of master and ran his own workshop there for a year...
A set of six Russian Plique a jour Silver gilt vodka cups by Ovchinnikov.Fully marked with the 84 Silver standard Moscow 1896 assay master Lev Oleks, full Ovchinnikov mark below the Imperial warrant.Each cup superbly enamelled in translucent Blues,Greens and Reds.Acanthus leaf detail to the rim.Condition is excellent with no enamel loss or damage.Size 5.5cm approx gross weight 8.66oz.