Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Loetz etched and cut glass

In Art Glass > Bohemian Art Glass > Show & Tell and Art Glass > Loetz Art Glass > Show & Tell.
Bohemian Art Glass691 of 6436Loetz - Esmeralda, Oceanik and WellenoptischLoetz - Esmeralda  - Dunkelgrün Wellenoptisch Ciselé
23
Love it
1
Like it

raven3766raven3766 loves this.
couldbecouldbe likes this.
TheonlyoneTheonlyone loves this.
ho2cultchaho2cultcha loves this.
Michelleb007Michelleb007 loves this.
glassiegirlglassiegirl loves this.
MALKEYMALKEY loves this.
GlassieGlassie loves this.
Wow22Wow22 loves this.
IvonneIvonne loves this.
sklo42sklo42 loves this.
dlfd911dlfd911 loves this.
IronLaceIronLace loves this.
auraaura loves this.
MrstyndallMrstyndall loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
VioletOrangeVioletOrange loves this.
SammyzSammyz loves this.
jimtimjimtim loves this.
AdeleCAdeleC loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
larksellarksel loves this.
kwqdkwqd loves this.
See 22 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 2 years ago

    kairomalte
    (62 items)

    Since long Loetz cut glass has been neglected, only recently it was considered in more detail by an reference article in loetz.com. The major contribution of Loetz to 'Art Deco' design is, what I call the 'Silhouette etched, cutting enhanced' décor. Here the dynamic cutting accentuates the structural features of flowers, foliage and fruits. There is no other company known in producing comparable pieces. A fine example is shown by the bowl made of 'Anna yellow' glass, covered by a thin layer of cobalt blue glass, with etched fruits of apples, pears, grapes and foliage, vividly enhanced by cutting. Another example is posted in the last foto, sadly enough this vase was cut down, it would have shown a top rim comparable to the bowl, a motiv known from many other Loetz etched vases. Other examples with thistle flowers may be seen in one of my earlier posts or in the above mentioned article. The bowl stands H=7.0 D=20.5 cm and the remains of the vase are H=17.5 D=11.5 cm

    logo
    Bohemian Art Glass
    See all
    SUPERB LARGE c1900 LOETZ RED PHAENOMEN IRIDESCENT ART GLASS GILT BRONZE VASE
    SUPERB LARGE c1900 LOETZ RED PHAENO...
    $502
    Antique circa-1900 Hand Blown Polished Pontil Czech Loetz Art Glass, Bronze Vase
    Antique circa-1900 Hand Blown Polis...
    $173
    FINE c1900 SIGNED LOETZ AUSTRIA DIASPORA CRETE PINCHED IRIDESCENT ART GLASS VASE
    FINE c1900 SIGNED LOETZ AUSTRIA DIA...
    $103
    RARE PAIR 1900 LOETZ AUSTRIAN ART GLASS VASES w SILVER BRONZE ART NOUVEAU LADIES
    RARE PAIR 1900 LOETZ AUSTRIAN ART G...
    $410
    logo
    SUPERB LARGE c1900 LOETZ RED PHAENOMEN IRIDESCENT ART GLASS GILT BRONZE VASE
    SUPERB LARGE c1900 LOETZ RED PHAENO...
    $502
    See all

    Comments

    1. larksel larksel, 2 years ago
      Wonderful.
    2. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
      Beautiful! They have some amazing examples at the Passau Museum.

      scott
    3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
      FABULOUS !”!!”!
    4. Sammyz Sammyz, 2 years ago
      OMG! I wish I could love it multiple times!
    5. kairomalte, 2 years ago
      Thank you Ales, scottvez, vetraio50 and Sammyz for your kind comments and all for your loves.
      Now, scottvez, I have visited the outstanding Glass Museum at Passau at least 5 times and, as far as I noticed, they indeed have some 'etched and panel cut' Loetz vases, but not any of the remarkable 'Silhoutte etched cutting enhanced' vases mentioned here and I would really like to see more of them.
    6. Theonlyone Theonlyone, 5 months ago
      who knew ,,,,nice .............

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.