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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Levinger & Bissinger Plique-à-Jour Pendant*
Jugendstil silver pendant from Levinger & Bissinger (Heinrich Levinger) with pale lilac plique-à-jour enamelling to the cells either side of an oval mother-of-pearl plaque set in the centre.
A classic Jugendstil outline with the outer frame widening at the bottom and crossing over itself before angling back symetrically.
At the foot is a little set mother-of-pearl drop.
Dating from circa 1905 and marked on the back with the HL maker’s mark together with Depose and the 800 silver mark.
The pendant is just a touch below 4 cm wide and measures 6 cm from the suspender ring to the bottom of the drop. The necklace chain is 46 cm long.
Lit: Fritz Falk, Art Nouveau Jewellery from Pforzheim, p. 221