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Y is for Yearning (Art Nouveau – #AtoZChallenge)


by Lillian Csernica on April 29, 2017

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Of all the pieces of art nouveau treasure I have seen in the course of this Challenge, these are the ones that I truly yearn to possess!

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Gold, sapphire, and plique-a-jour enamel pendant. Marcus & Co.

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Enamel brooch set with diamonds, circa 1905.

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Plique-a-jour diamond, gold and platinum pendant.

Jugendstil brooch. Silver, moonstone, and glass. German maker’s mark, probably Pforzheim.

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Of celestial design, the half moon-shaped black opal surmounted by a star motif accented with circular-cut diamond suspending an oval black opal surmounted by similarly set stars further suspending three lines of diamonds each terminating in an opal, completed by a trace link chain, brooch detachable, the opals together weighing approximately 14.50 carats, mounted in 15ct gold.

 

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Yes, the jellyfish earrings. How could I possibly pass these up?

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Gold, diamonds, sapphires, and pearls.

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F is for Furnishings (Art Nouveau – #AtoZChallenge)


by Lillian Csernica on April 7, 2017

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Ornate brass and porcelain inkwell

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Art Nouveau fruit bowl

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Commode by Paul Aribe. France, circa 1912.

From Wikipedia:

The term originates in the vocabulary of French furniture from about 1700. At that time, a commode meant a cabinet or chest of drawers, low enough so that it sat at the height of the dado rail (à hauteur d’appui). It was a piece of veneered case furniture much wider than it was high, raised on high or low legs[2] and with (commode à vantaux) or without enclosing drawers.

 

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Art Nouveau carved settee

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Polished pewter card tray with maiden, 1906

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Art Nouveau fireplace

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Art Nouveau cabinet

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Juventa Art Nouveau flower dish circa 1905

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Art Nouveau Pewter Desk Thermometer

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Rattan chair by Carlo Bugatti, 1900

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Leaded glass three panel floor screen.

 

 

 

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