Lot: 21

'Libellules et renoncules jaunes' jug, 1904

Henri Bergé Daum Frères, Nancy

Daum Frères, Nancy. 'Libellules et renoncules jaunes' jug, 1904. H. 32.6 cm. Décor designed by Henri Bergé in collaboration with Ernest Schneider. Cased glass, clear, powder inclusions, milk blue opalescent and deep purple. Enamel fusions (Vitrifications) in different shades of green and yellow. Multiply etched pattern. Pond landscape with ranunculus and waterlilies. Above the water surface two dragonflies partially applied and engraved, one on the handle. Signed: DAUM NANCY, cross of Lorraine (engraved).

Crack inside the bottom.

Hammer Price: 4,200 €

123 - Art Nouveau - Art Deco
17. November 2015 at 3:03 PM MESZ CEST


Cf. Daum Nancy, 4e exposition, Nancy 1980, no. 34; Hilschenz-Mlynek/Ricke, Glass collection Hentrich, no. 69; cat. Schneider, Nancy 2003, p. 29 (sketch, monogrammed ES (Ernest Schneider) at the Schneider archives; Bardin, Daum, une industrie d'art lorraine, Metz 2004, p. 175.