VioletOrange

Ohio

I started collecting art glass and art pottery in my early twenties - a long time ago. Never could stay focused on anything in particular. Currently my collections iI started collecting art glass and art pottery in my early twenties - a long time ago. Never could stay focused on anything in particular. Currently my collections include some Loetz and other Bohemian glass, Imperial Art Glass from 1923-26, French ceramics from the late 19th Century through 1930 or so, German "Fat Lava", German post WWII studio ceramics, some mid-2oth Century American pots (Scheier, Beatrice Wood, Wildenhain/s, etc), Taxile Doat, George Ohr, Patrick Nordstrom, Libbey Glass, Ohio Potteries, Fulper, etc, etc. I believe I have a "good eye" but I am not an expert in most of what I collect. My thinking is to share pictures from my collection and relate whatever I do know about the objects - with the hope that, from time to time, other more knowledgeable collectors can add to the "conversation". (Read more)

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Christmas Eve, 1862 (from Harper's Weekly) - Paperin Paper
Imperial Lead Lustre Vases - Imperial Glass Company, Bellaire, Ohio, 1925-26 - Art Glassin Art Glass
Imperial Lead Lustre Vases in Shape 618 - Imperial Glass Company, Bellaire, Ohio, 1925-26 - Art Glassin Art Glass
Four Imperial Lead Lustre Vases - Art Glassin Art Glass
Three Imperial Lead Lustre Shape #618 Vases - Imperial Glass Company, Bellaire, Ohio, 1925-26 - Art Glassin Art Glass
Very Rare Imperial Lead Lustre Example in the #37 Decor - Imperial Glass Company, Bellaire, Ohio, 1925-26 - Art Glassin Art Glass
Imperial Lead Lustre Vases with "Marbleized" Decors - Imperial Glass Company, Bellaire, Ohio, 1925-26 - Art Glassin Art Glass
Imperial Lead Lustre Vases with "Leaf & Vine" Decors - Imperial Glass Company, Bellaire, Ohio, 1925-26 - Art Glassin Art Glass
Rosenthal Sculptural Porcelain - Figurinesin Figurines
Native American Medicine Shield - Native Americanin Native American

Comments

  1. Beautiful indeed, thanks for sharing this with me.
  2. agritty, on the bottom.
  3. Quite beautiful
  4. Thank you Gillian
  5. Thanks again, Sean
  6. Thanks Sean
  7. A favorite of mine, Phil.
  8. Beautiful and moving, Celine. Thank you very much.
  9. Yes Celiene, he is
  10. Appreciate your comments, Celiene
  11. Thanks so much Phil
  12. a treasure
  13. Thanks again, Fionablack
  14. Thanks Fionablack
  15. Very nice, Al !!
  16. Thanks Windwalker
  17. Thanks Virginia
  18. Thanks again Phil
  19. Thanks Phil
  20. Yes, all are Imperial Glass, Bellaire, Ohio. Their Lead Lustre line, circa 1925.
  21. Diverse and beautiful display. Very impressive.
  22. I hate you too Phil - LOL
  23. Thank you, Nicefice
  24. I'm in my 60's. Up through the seventh grade there were three grades in each classroom in my school in Lafferty, Ohio - a rural coal mining town. Our high school (and those in other local towns) play...
  25. Thanks so much ho2cultcha
  26. Thank you, sklo42. #4 my favorite, indeed never seen one like it before
  27. sklo42, Thanks so much, I would enjoy seeing your examples.
  28. Wonderful collection
  29. Best of the New Year to you, Sean
  30. You are most welcome, ArtResale
  31. BEST WISHES TO YOU IN 2016, vetraio50
  32. Intricate and beautiful
  33. Merry Christmas Manikin
  34. Merry Christmas kivatinitz, SpiritBear, ho2culcha, Efesgirl
  35. Merry Christmas bobby725 and vetraio50
  36. Merry Christmas Marty
  37. Merry Christmas Inky. The very best to you and yours
  38. Super nice
  39. Thanks Sean
  40. Welcome, sklo42, glad you enjoyed it.
  41. Thanks Alan
  42. Thanks JoyceC and rucklczglass
  43. Really beautiful Frank
  44. Thanks sklo42. You might find this page on my website interesting, called "Groupings": https://sites.google.com/a/imperialartglass.com/www/x-groupings
  45. Thanks again, Alan
  46. Thanks Alan & good luck
  47. Thanks again yesterdaysglass
  48. Thanks for your kind words rucklczglass
  49. Thanks yesterdaysglass
  50. Al, Green are hard to come by but show up from time to time. I paid over $500 for this one, it was the first one in this large size I had ever seen, then a few months ago I got another identical on...
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