RARE 13 Antique Victorian Bohemian Loetz CORNUCOPIA & PEONY Art Glass Vase UV+
Antique Loet z Cornucopia & Peony Floriform A rt Glass Vase. This highly sought after Peony design from Loet z is an exquisite, one of a kind form that just does not surface often, and is offered in Excellent Condition. The Cornucopia vase and the applied scalloped shaped base is cased with colourless glass and pink-opalescent spreading colours. Both pieces have a textured, Optic Rib pattern throughout each piece. The cornucopia vase is applied to a bed of green (vaseline) leaves that are attached to the round scalloped shaped base. The pink Peony is attached to a green (vaseline) double vine with pinched thorns and part of the vine wraps around the Cornucopia vase. On the cornucopia vase, the green vine with thorns also has colourless, applied (double) leaves on each side of the vine that wraps around the vase.
The applied scalloped shaped base does have a polished pontil. The center of the peony bloom is cased with colourless glass and pink-opalescent spreading colours. The four rows of applied petals are of colourless glass. This Loet z design comes close to PN 3911.
The last photo is the line drawing. The pink-opalescent base is 6 diameter. The rim on the cornucopia vase is 6-1 /2 " x 5-3 /8" diameter. The cornucopia is 11 tall. The peony with green vine is 5-1 /4 " tall and the peony flower is 3"wide, at best.Com covering the early years of production article research by Dr. Kai Hasselbach has a handful of peony shapes to preview and of these shapes shown, none of them have a green vaseline vine in any of the designs. All of those examples have colourless vines. Also, none of the peony designs have a round scalloped shaped base. Of those examples, they have a different applied shaped base that has a scissor-cut edge. This peony design is by far, a large centerpiece in scale. Every aspect of this art glass form is beautifully detailed. Don't miss out on owning this special piece of Loet z. Reasonable best offers are considered. The item "RARE 13 Antique Victorian Bohemian Loetz CORNUCOPIA & PEONY Art Glass Vase UV+" is in sale since Wednesday, September 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Glass\Vases". The seller is "goodwinantiques" and is located in Preston, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Date of Production: Est. 1897-98
- Style: Victorian
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Glass
- Maker: Loetz
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Pink Opalescent Vaseline
- Country/Region of Origin: Austria