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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Keswick School Planter
Oval brass and copper planter showing the mark of the Keswick School of Industrial Arts, dating from around 1900 or a little before.
With riveted joints at each end, the metal is wrapped into an oval shape with the larger brass area showing a finely hammered background and a repoussé design of what appear to be clematis flowers and leaves. In the centre towards the top on each side is a little decorative copper square turned onto one corner.
A narrow band of copper runs around the rim and another wider band, decorated with dainty stylised flowers and leaves, circles the base of the bowl.
Lovely aged patina although a small area at top right on the back has been polished fairly recently, presumably to accentuate the KSIA mark.
The condition is good apart from the base which is worn and somewhat perforated in places – see last photo.
Approximately 27 X 15 cms and just a touch under 17 cm high.