Legras France Cameo Glass Vases - For Sale

Legras France Cameo Glass Vases
Price: $2000.00
Signed in etch Pair of Clear Cameo blown glass Vases, Frosted Flowers, excellent condition. Made in France. Quite unusual and fabulous! 8.5" h. x 3" x 2" bases & tops. Legras The firm was established by Auguste Jean Francois Legras in about 1864. By The end of the century it had specialized in acid etched and enamelled cameo glass inspired by that made by Emille Galle, France's Ladding maker of decorative Glass in the fashionable art Nouveau Style. During the first decade of the 1900 Legras & Cie became a major exponent of the Ecole De Nancy. (School of Nancy) led by Galle. The firm produced a wide variety of commercial art glass, both cameo and painted in enamels, but also made some large high quality pieces for international exhibitions. only a few of these more elaborate examples have survived. A complex Technique, unusual design, lavish decoration may intricate these pieces. Legras and Cie continued production until aboout 1914 and after WWI merged with Pantin glass works to form Verrieries et Cristalleries de St. Denis at Pantin Reunies. This Source came from Powerhouse Museum Paris, France.

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