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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Plique à Jour ‘Loie Fuller’ Brooch
Original silver plique-à-jour brooch depicting the American free-dance exponent Loie Fuller.
Made by the German firm of Meyle & Mayer of Pforzheim, this design was commissioned by Loie Fuller herself and shows her performing her ‘Danse Serpentine’ which regularly held audiences spellbound at the Folies Bergère in Paris.
A delightful Art Nouveau piece, beautifully detailed and dating from around 1900-05.
The height is a little below 4 cm.