Beautifully made transparent glass vase with four angled neck and an acid “granite” (stippled) surface. Bright gold decor of flowers and branches on acid reserves. Signed on bottom “St Denis” (with Denis inside the large S loop) for Saint Denis presently a north suburb of Paris where Francois-Theodore Legras (1839-1916) had its Glass and Crystal factory by end of 19th century.
CREATOR: François Legras (Artist)
OF THE PERIOD: Belle Époque
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1890
PERIOD: Late 19th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Gilt Glass, Etched Glass
CONDITION: Excellent. Excellent condition: no chip,no hairline, intact gold..
6.5 in. (17 cm)