Archibald Knox Gold Pendant for Liberty
Gold pendant with an openwork entrelac design from the drawing board of Archibald Knox and dating from circa 1905. Set with a central blister pearl drop and with a turquoise matrix lower drop, this pendant…
‘Lady on The Seine’ by Dietz Edzard*
Ornately framed oil on canvas by the German born artist Dietz Edzard (1893-1963). This is an atmospheric half length portrait of an elegantly dressed young woman taking refreshment whilst seated on a verandah raised above…
Loetz ‘Candia’ Vase with Silver Overlay
Little cabinet vase from Loetz in opaque ‘Candia’ glass with a trefoil rim, further decorated with an applied Art Nouveau ‘Silberiris’ design in pure silver. Loetz collaborated with a company in the US known as…
WMF Flower Dish
Pewter flower dish from WMF with the original green cut glass removable liner. So Art Nouveau, with its flowing outline, featuring an openwork whiplash design framing leaves and berries of ivy. Originally electro-plated but most…
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Brooch by Bernhard Hertz*
Impressive and large Skønvirke brooch made by Bernhard Hertz (Bernard Hertz) dating from circa 1910.
Crafted in the form of stylised fruit and leaves partially framed by sweepingly curved sides and with interlinking silver beadwork culminating in a double drop.
Set with cornelian cabochons plus two that are teardrop shaped completing the drop.
Almost certainly designed by Evald Nielsen and very similar in style to the brooch illustrated on page 146 of the Danish jewellery book, The Jewellery Box by Jens Invordsen.
Marked BH on the reverse together with the 838 silver mark.
The brooch is a fraction over 6 cm wide with a total length of 11 cm.