Description & Technical information

Executed by: Lötz Witwe, Klostermühle, for E. Bakalowits
Söhne, Vienna, 1901

Décor: Phänomen Gre 358

Mount: August Lux

Shape: 1901, prod. no. Com. 85/3865

Colourless glass with opal underlay, base with band in dark brown-red, metallic-yellow side, salmon-red mouth, the whole covered with trailed silver-yellow bands; lip with
gilt brass mount round the edge (one leaf missing), gilt brass base, excellent condition

A particularly lavish Phaenomen décor was used on this vase. It was first used by Franz Hofstötter to decorate his seminal vase designs for the Paris World Exhibition
in 1900.

Date:  1901
Origin:  Austrian
Medium: Colourless glass
Dimensions: 13 x 7 cm (5¹/₈ x 2³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Private property, Austria

Literature: H. Ricke (ed.), Lötz, Böhmisches Glas 1880–1940, Munich,
1989, vol. 2, p. 286 (paper pattern)