WMF Jugendstil Art Nouveau Claret Jug, C. 1905 SOLD

by Louis Wine

WMF Jugendstil Art Nouveau Claret Jug, C. 1905

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Description

WMF Jugendstil Art Nouveau Claret Jug, C. 1905. Jugendstil Antique Silver finish Britannia Metal and finely cut tapered crystal. Decorated with Art Nouveau floral motifs a WMF iconic design. Excellent antique condition, antique silver finish, original patina, original stopper. Height: 15.5 inches. Signed at base of handle 1/0 AS B and WMF Ostrich mark. Illustrated Art Nouveau Domestic Metalwork from Wurttembergische Metallwaren Fabrik 1906 Page 137 No 308

Louis Wine

Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) at 150 Cumberland Street (Yorkville), Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.