The Turner lifetime collection of fine antique glass pieces will be sold Sept. 24th by Woody Auction
The catalog is well-rounded, with French cameo glass, art glass, Belleek, Peachblow, Royal Doulton, Pickard, Loetz, Royal Bayreuth and more, starting at 9:30 am Central, online and live in Douglass, Kansas. Internet bidding via LiveAuctioneers.com.
By: Woody Auction
Most of the pieces in the 472-lot auction are antique, turn-of-the-
There are multiple candidates for top lot of the auction, but three come straight to mind. The first is a signed D'Argental French cameo art glass vase, 11 ¾ inches tall, amber ground with a dark cranberry cameo carved overlay of rose branch design. D'Argental glass was first introduced in the 1920s. It was the creation of Paul Nicolas, who produced it as the cameo glass line for St. Louis, the French maker.
The second candidate is a signed Richard cameo art glass vase by Loetz, 15 ¾ inches tall, a nice quality vase boasting orange ground with a lake, Islamic village, palm tree and mountain scenic décor. Loetz was the premier Bohemian art glass manufacturer during the Art Nouveau period (or "Jugendstil,"
The third candidate is a signed Daum Nancy French cameo art glass vase, with a beautiful carved cameo and enameled winter scenic décor. Glassware marked Daum Nancy is credited to Auguste and Antonin Daum, brothers who took over the glass factory owned by their father, Jean Daum, in Nancy, France in the 1870s.
Many of the sale's expected top lots are gorgeous, turn-of-the-
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