Phenomenon genre Candia Papillon, triple lobed vase
H 13 cm W 9 cm
Presented is a beautiful ornate glass vase made by the Loetz Witwe glass factory from Austria. It is a triple lobed vase with three indentations in the corpus. It belongs to the so-called Phänomen genre in iridescent glassware. On a clear glass base, honey yellow silver iridescent spots are applied all over the surface with also blue and purple iridescent hues. It concerns the so-called “Candia Papillon” decor. Nicely rounded slightly pleated edge. Smooth polished pontille at the bottom. Not signed, but certainly Loetz. From the Art Nouveau period, ca. 1900.