Pitcher

French (Nancy)
about 1890
Daum, Formerly attributed to Auguste Daum


Object Place: Europe, Nancy, France

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.2006

Medium or Technique

Glass, mold-blown, with enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Mold-blown, transparent glass, with applied, partially gilt ribbed handle. Bulbous body with raised ribbing. Black painted enamel decoration around the body in thorny tendril designs, enclosing thistle-like blossoms in gold with daffodil centers. Top rim painted gold. Signed on bottom in gold, “Daum [Cross of Lorraine] Nancy.”

Signed

"Daum [Cross of Lorraine] Nancy" in gold on underside.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur B. Nichols, in memory of Dorothy Nichols, his daughter