WMF Jugendstil Art Nouveau Claret Jug, C.1905. Jugendstil Antique Silver plate finish and finely cut tapered engraved crystal. Decorated with Art Nouveau floral festoon motifs. Excellent antique condition, antique silver finish, original patina. Height: 13 inches. WMF OX 1/0 and ostrich mark. Illustrated Art Nouveau Domestic Metalwork from Wurttembergische Metallwaren Fabrik 1906 Page 138 No 265
WMF Jugendstil Art Nouveau Claret Jug, C.1905by Louis Wine
WMF Jugendstil Art Nouveau Claret Jug, C.1905
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.