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Loetz "Orchis ganz blau getupft", PN II-355 (Hofstötter Paris form), 1900

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austrohungaro's loves789 of 3319Loetz Three Handled Dimpled Pink Tango Almeric Walter Pate de Verre Cameo Vase, Ca 1925
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    Posted 7 years ago

    bohemiangl…
    (623 items)

    This superb form was designed by Franz Hofstötter for the Paris Exhibition of 1900, where it was shown in metalgelb PG 358 "black-bottom". (see last photo scan of Ploil, Lötz auf der Weltausstellung Paris 1900, p.30). This is a variant of the newly documented "Orchis" decor, where the blue spots cover the entire piece. (ganz blau getupft = all blue spotted), 17.3 cm (just shy of 7 inches) tall. Happy New Year, everyone!

    For more on the Orchis decor, see the decor page on Loetz.com:

    http://www.loetz.com/decors-a-z/orchis

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    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 7 years ago
      AVERY BEAUTIFUL FORM!!!

      What a great beginning to the year, WARREN !!!
    2. inky inky, 7 years ago
      Super form...love it!....:-)
    3. famatta127 famatta127, 7 years ago
      Wow...great start to the new year!
    4. kivatinitz kivatinitz, 7 years ago
      Wonderful mix of colors.
    5. LoetzDance LoetzDance, 7 years ago
      Great example, Warren. Happy New Year! Yippee
    6. LoetzDance LoetzDance, 7 years ago
      Warren, I'm sure your already noticed this: 1) PN II-355 in Band 2 lists an "Orchis" decor. I wonder what that decor looks like! 2) Series II shows paper pattern II-354 instead of your shape for PN II-355. It's a good thing we own more than one Loetz resource otherwise it would be pretty confusing trying to connect the dots sometimes.
    7. bohemianglassandmore bohemianglassandmore, 7 years ago
      Deb, I sure did notice both things. Series II has the right descriptions, but the wrong photo. I am also curious about Orchis. I have started doing some preliminary searching, but nothing yet.
    8. Project_Harrach Project_Harrach, 7 years ago
      Super piece Warren!
    9. Collectomaniac Collectomaniac, 6 years ago
      Amazing collection. Simply breathtaking when viewed in person I'm sure.

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