Antique French Choisy le Roi Signed Art Nouveau crystal vase
Antique French Choisy le Roi Art Nouveau Crystal Vase Signed
This is a substantial Art Nouveau Choisy le Roi vase by the Cristallerie Choisy-le-Roi, c1900-1905.
It’s made of crystal, not glass, and weighs in at 2.5 kilos before packing. It’s a rare piece and you can see one in similar vein here ,in the collection of Paris’ Musée d’Orsay.
It is exquisitely hand decorated with Japanese-style floral motifs in raised enamel, against a stippled, textured background. There are gold brushed highlights around the lip and base.
It’s signed on the base in gold : Cristaux d’Art HT Choisy-le-Roi.
Height 11 inches / 28 cm
Width about 5 inches / 12 cm
Very heavy – weighs 2.5 kilos unpacked.
In excellent condition, with enamel all present. No damage or restoration.
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