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Red Art Nouveau Candle Lantern by Baccarat France, Depicting Birds, circa 1890

$2,490
$3,80034% Off

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Late 19th or early 20th century glass lantern by Baccarat France, signed in the bottom with Baccarat and Depose marks. Produced in a clear art nouveau / orientalist taste, depicting 3 panels with different birds as well as panels with geometrical patterns. At the moment they can hold a candle (we recommend using Battery operated candles for safety issues) or an oil lantern which can be procured if desired by the client at an additional cost. These work on a pulley system in order to be able to replace the candle & oil. The hardware is not identical as all these lamps where " customizable " by Baccarat. The antique brass chains from which the lanterns hang are not part of the hardware and are not included in the sale. The glass shade alone is 30 cm high but the overall lengths vary at the moment from 60 to 80 cm but it is also possible to adjust this.

Details

  • Creator
    Baccarat (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 29.53 in. (75 cm)Diameter: 7.88 in. (20 cm)
  • Style
    Art Nouveau (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1890s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor structural damages.
  • Seller Location
    Merida, MX
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2602117047351

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $150 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 1-2 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Merida, Mexico
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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About the Manufacturer

Baccarat

One of the world’s foremost crystal manufacturers, Baccarat has long been emblematic of luxury and exquisite craftsmanship. Starting in the early 19th century, objects produced by the French company — from stemware to chandeliers to brightly colored paperweights — became a staple of noble and wealthy households across Europe and as far afield as India. Along with the purity and quality of their glass, Baccarat crystal makers can boast a remarkable fluency with a range of design styles — from cut-glass neoclassical pieces to sinuously etched Art Nouveau designs.Baccarat began as a kind of industrial development project. In 1764, the Bishop of Metz and other landowners in heavily forested northeastern France persuaded Louis XV to sanction a glassworks in the area — timber being a key resource required for the furnaces used in glass production. In its early years the company produced humble products such as window panes and simple drinking vessels. In 1816 a new owner began making crystal, and seven years later Louis XVIII — who had taken the throne after the defeat of Napoleon — gave Baccarat its first royal commission, for tableware. In ensuing years, an estimated one third of the company’s workforce was dedicated to commissions to the Russian imperial court alone.Spurred by the intense competition between global industries in the latter 19th century — fought in public view in the many world expositions of the era — Baccarat elevated its level of artistry by adopting new technologies and creating a rigorous training program. The firm broadened its stylistic range, embracing Asian influences and new engraving methods, and increasing production of its now iconic millefiori paperweights. The designer George Chevalier, who worked for Baccarat for more than five decades beginning in 1916, ushered the company into the realm of modernist design. In recent years, Baccarat has employed such renowned contemporary designers as Philippe Starck and Marcel Wanders, ensuring that Baccarat crystal will continue to enjoy pride of place on up-to-date tables. But as you will see from the offerings on 1stDibs, Baccarat has items to suit any taste.
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