Spectacular finely blown ruby red colored glass, with a bronze ring covering the assembly of the foot to the upper part. Decorated by hand needle etched gold enameling representing acanthus leaves on one side and the famous painting “Suzanne au Bain” (at the Louvre) by J.B. Santerre in 1704, on the other side.
Incredible and very rare enameling work by the Artist who signed it “Nanau”. Contemporary or member of the Moser Glass Company.
CREATOR: Nanau (Artist)
OF THE PERIOD: Bohemian
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Czech Republic
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1900
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Etched 22k Gold, Hand-Crafted Art Glass
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use
6.5 in. (17 cm)