Looking for Glass on ebay? Angela's Designer Searches can help! Click here!

Author Topic: French Crystal bowl "Art Vel***zer (?) France" 1940s?  (Read 151 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline scavo

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 724
French Crystal bowl "Art Vel***zer (?) France" 1940s?
« on: August 08, 2012, 09:22:44 AM »
Any info about name, where to find more information about the maker, market etc. appreciated.
Many thanks, Steve.


Offline flying free

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 7005
    • UK
Re: French Crystal bowl "Art Vel***zer (?) France" 1940s?
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2012, 10:03:11 AM »
ARt Vannes France


Offline scavo

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 724
Re: French Crystal bowl "Art Vel***zer (?) France" 1940s?
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2012, 07:03:12 PM »
Thanks. I'd never have got that from the etched mark.

Although I did think - 'It's a bit like Sevres'. Thanks to an ebayer who provided a brief guide to buying and collecting Art Vannes, I know a little more:
"Because the ART Vannes FRANCE furnaces were in operation only from 1950 to 1970, these gorgeous pieces are considered quite a special find". (ebayer shopitamerica).

The question is, are all pieces marked? I bough this one with 2 others that are unmarked. I will photograph and post new enquiry.

Finally, as usual it would be great if a MOD could now mark this as = Art Vannes France.


Offline Ivo

  • Author
  • Members
  • ***
  • Posts: 7361
  • Gender: Male
    • old website
Re: French Crystal bowl "Art Vel***zer (?) France" 1940s?
« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2012, 08:45:06 PM »
Vannes-le-Chatel is still in operation - try googling sèvres, daum and CFC.
Ivo
► BLUE HENRY ◄
 New Book: The Almost Forgotten Story of the Blue Glass Sputum Flask

all texts and pictures (c) Ivo Haanstra.


 

Search
eBay.com
eBay.co.uk

Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum
Enter
key words
to search
Amazon.com