Description & Technical information

Designed by: Henry van de Velde, 1898

Glass executed by: Lötz Witwe, Klostermühle, for La Maison Moderne

Décor:  Candia Papillon

Candia ground with thickly applied silvery-yellow powder, excellent original condition

Date:  1898
Period:  1850-1900, 19th century
Origin:  Vienna, Austria
Medium: silver
Signature: Mount marked: MML (La Maison Moderne), master’s mark AD with swan (Alphonse Debain)

Dimensions: 14 cm (5¹/₂ inches)

Private property, England

Literature: Victor Arwas, Glass - Art Nouveau to Art Deco,
Academy Editions, London, 1977, p.146

Categories: Works of Art