info Legras 49200 euro euro

Antique art nouveau green glass with golden glitters Montjoye, Legras vase with gorgeous golden enamel holly decoration and red glass cabochons!!  3 cabochons missing (see picture), otherwise in great condition!!
This decor is pictured in the 'Legras Verrier' book on page 204. As you can see in the descriptions of these pieces in the book, some pieces were signed L.C. Saint Denis, others Monjoye, others unsigned..... This one is signed! Beautiful and rare Montjoye vase!

ca 1910

Height:12 cm ; diameter : 13 cm

These gold glittery vases and bowls were very rare and were called aventurine glass!!

The anecdote: 'Mont joye' (= my joy) was the rallying call of the French king's troops in the beginnning of the 12th century.

 

 

Art nouveau aventurine Legras, Montjoye vase, with gold decoration and red cabochons

Art nouveau aventurine Legras, Montjoye vase, with gold decoration and red cabochons