William Moorcroft’s first production was in 1897 when he was working for James McIntyre, The flambe, high temperature glazing techniques he pioneered with his father produced rich, deep and vibrant colours.
"Stalks of Columbines" Nouveau Vase ~ Bernardaud, Limoges France. This exceptional porcelain vase is hand decorated with tall stalks of columbines in a pretty lavender blue silhouetted against a gold band. Abundance of bright gold about the rim.
A Legras enameled cameo art glass landscape vase, First quarter century, signed ''Legras'', the circular rim above a spreading pinched body ending in a tripartite base, decorated with a blossoming wooded landscape.