Antique LEGRAS Signed VASE. RUBIS LINE. Cameo Etched Enameled Glass. 14H. 1875
The acid-etched ruby leaves and vines, in cameo, encircle the vase atop frosted glass. Vase of the Legras Rubis Line. Imported to New York by the Ovington Brothers. Signed LEGRAS on the exterior, lower half of vase. Hallmarked on bottom: OVINGTON NEW YORK FRANCE. Denis Glassworks and later took over the factory and founded Legras Glassworks. In 1866, Legras built an enormous factory to manufacture his glass.
CEO of both Legras et Cie and Glass and Crystal Saint-Denis companies. The Ovington Brothers , great importers of expensive glassware, closed their 330 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan store and their 38 + 40 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, New York store on August 21, 1896.
Please send a message, and we will promptly reply. The item "Antique LEGRAS Signed VASE.
1875" is in sale since Thursday, October 12, 2017. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\French\Other French Art Glass". The seller is "supermall" and is located in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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- Brand: LEGRAS
- Glassmaking Technique: Etched
- Type of Glass: Ruby
- Object Type: Glass Vase
- Features: Hand Painted
- Subject/Theme: Leaves, Vines
- Color: Variations of red
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Style: Art Nouveau