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…
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…
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…
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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Capercaillie Reverse Glass Painting
Old and original German or Austrian reverse glass painting of a Capercaillie perched on a small branch in the late evening sunlight.
The painting technique used was a popular folk art in Germany, Austria and Bohemia throughout the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, being known as 'Hinterglasmalerie'.
This is an unusual and strikingly colourful image set in a very fine old frame and in excellent condition.
Late 19th century with an overall size of 35cm. high X 45 wide.