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Author Topic: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?  (Read 1397 times)

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Offline dirk.

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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #10 on: August 27, 2012, 07:49:37 PM »
Christine, the auction is still going...  ;D Your chance -  I wonīt bid. I think
the īDaumī will make it a bit too expensive for me.
(p.s.: 40 for the large and 4.5 for the small one)

Ivo, thanks for your comment. So the ebay-Daum might be a forgery?
None of the pieces is signed...
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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #11 on: August 27, 2012, 08:48:59 PM »
very pretty Dirk!  is the rim cut and polished then frosted? and is it bevelled on the edges please?
or are they firepolished rims?
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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #12 on: August 27, 2012, 09:02:29 PM »
So the ebay-Daum might be a forgery?

I couldn't possibly confirm that...


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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #13 on: August 28, 2012, 03:49:59 AM »
Thanks, Ivo. The search goes on...  :)

M, the vasesī top rims have been ground, polished and bevelled before they got
the acid finish. The larger vase also has a ground and polished base.
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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #14 on: August 28, 2012, 06:46:01 AM »
thanks :)
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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #15 on: August 30, 2012, 11:53:40 AM »
I came across this one whilst browsing ebay for something elase !

http://www.ebay.ie/itm/370641807175?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1438.l2649

Not sure if it's quite the same but may help ?


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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #16 on: August 30, 2012, 06:18:53 PM »
Thanks for showing, Dave - much appreciated! I think they are vaguely related, but many glassworks
made vases in this style - satinated surface with landscape painting. So the search goes on...  ;D
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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #17 on: November 28, 2014, 04:16:04 PM »
Sorry for hijacking ;)
But this little vase is surely from the same maker, so I was curious if any new information has surfaced in the meantime...

6.5 cm high, 7 cm diameter.
Same construction as Dirk's first piece, thin inner layer pink fading to clear towards the base, Uranium casing (glows like mad under UV).

Thanks,
Michael


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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #18 on: December 02, 2014, 07:53:08 PM »
They are all lovely  :)

Is the quality of the making and the enamelling very good?  do they have some weight to them?
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Re: Uranium cased vases mit landscape painting - French?
« Reply #19 on: February 23, 2015, 04:14:40 PM »
Sorry m, your reply somehow escaped me...

The weight of my miniature piece is appr. 100g, so fairly lightweight.

I would think that the quality of the "blank" is good, ultra thin pink inner layer, thick uranium casing, nicely finished rim with bevelled edge to the outside.
I cannot really judge the quality of the enamelling, lack of experience :-/

Michael

 

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