The Daum brothers~Daum is a crystal studio based in Nancy, France, founded in 1878 by Jean Daum (1825–1885). His sons, Auguste Daum (1853–1909) and Antonin Daum (1864–1931), oversaw its growth during the burgeoning Art Nouveau period. Currently Daum is the only commercial crystal manufacturer employing the pâte de verre (glass paste) process for art glass and crystal sculptures, a technique in which crushed glass is packed into a refractory mould and then fused in a kiln.
Emile Galle was the most important artist pursuing the naturalistic art which could enrich our day-to-day life in various forms and he became the dominant figure among the Art Nouveau movements. Here I intend to visualize his comprehensive artistic vision by showing his products development in main four areas chronologically - Horticulture, Glass making, Wood Furniture making and Ceramic making. He never made a naturalistic spoon however he certainly embraced the same vision on our enriched…
Daum ~ French Art Nouveau Cameo Glass Vase
E.GALLÉ__ Vase Decorated with Flowering Eryngium. Manufactory of Emile Galle, France, Nancy. Between 1904 and 1906. Hermitage Museum.
Emile Gallé A MARQUETERIE SUR VERRE AND WHEEL CARVED GLASS VASE, CIRCA 1899. SIGNED