Antique German Art Nouveau Milk and Sugar Kayserzinn #4189 1890s
Antique German Art Nouveau/Jugendstil Milk and Sugar Kayserzinn #4189 c. This will include French Art Nouveau objects and also German Jugendstil pieces from Orivit, Kayserzinn, WMF and other famous and important Art Nouveau production companies. This beautiful milk pitcher and covered sugar bowl are designed in very a stylish manner – the signature characteristic of Jugendstil or German interpretation of Art Nouveau. At the world exhibitions in Paris (1900), Turin (1902), Dusseldorf and St. The decors for the design were inspired mostly by floral French Art Nouveau – the German Jugendstil version of A. Has yet to appear in early 1900s. It was the Kayser company’s aim, through its use of the methods of mass production, to make artistically designed, contemporary stylish objects of daily use (such as candlesticks, ashtrays, lamps, beakers, vases, tea and coffee sets) accessible to a broad selection of the public. These stylish relief flowers with small bees and flies were the signature design elements of Kayserzinn in 1890s. The mark at the bottom reads “Kayserzinn 4189″. Both the milk pitcher and the sugar bowl is in very good condition – there are some minor insignificant dings but no major breaks or repair. It would require some cleaning but I will leave it to the new owner – some people prefer the antique look and patina for the pewter objects, some like to polish them to get a near silver impression it was intended to give at the time of manufacturing. The sugar bowl is 4 1/2 tall to the top of the finial. Please look through my auctions. The item “Antique German Art Nouveau Milk and Sugar Kayserzinn #4189 1890s” is in sale since Friday, March 9, 2012. This item is in the category “Antiques\Periods & Styles\Art Nouveau”. The seller is “beer-stein” and is located in New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.