SCANDINAVIAN ART NOUVEAU
“Wisteria” bronze photo frame c.1910
Elaborately detailed, acid etched and multi-patinated bronze table top photo frame with gilt details of a cascade of wisteria blossoms, leaves and vines.
Overall Frame: H: 12” x W: 7 ½”
Oval photo window opening H: 5 ½” x W: 4”
Scandinavian Art Nouveau “Wisteria” bronze photo frame c.1910
WALTER SCHERF (1875-1909) Germany
‘Mahogany framed mirror with gilt pewter Art Nouveau stylized flower and whiplash motif.
H: 24 1/2″ x W: 19″ x D: 3/4″
DAUM FRÈRES Nancy, France
“Cornflower” vase c. 1897
Blown cobalt blue on a frosted glass ground with heavily wheel carved cornflowers, with an overall martele surface
Signed: Incised Daum Nancy with the Cross of Lorraine France
For more information on Daum Frs. see: Glass: Art Nouveau to Art Deco, Victor Arwas (NY: Abrams, 1987).
H: 4 3/4″