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Antique BACCARAT Eglantier Pattern Acid Etched Box and Silvered Lid


Code: 12321


W: 13.5cm (5.3")H: 9cm (3.5")D: 13.5cm (5.3")

Beautiful Antique BACCARAT Eglantier Pattern Cranberry Acid Etched Box and Silvered Top.

Floral Cut to Clear Decoration Featuring a Textured Fern Leaf Background with Cranberry Pink Overlay Art Nouveau Style Dog Rose Flowers and Leaves. 

High Quality Detail to the Flowers and Leaves Typical of Baccarat Craftmanship. 

Art Nouveau, Circa 1900 

Art Nouveau was Born at the End of the 19th Century as a Reaction to the Prolific and Popular Imitation of Louis XV and Louis XVI Styles at the End of the Second Empire. 

In France, Paris and Nancy were the Main Centers of this Aesthetic that Touched all Areas of Decorative Arts and Architecture. 

Glass was One of the Favorite Mediums of the “Artisan Artists” of the Period. 

Similar Examples in 'Baccarat' by J-L Curtis Page 248-253

This Pattern is also Referenced in the Baccarat 1903-1904 Catalogue and in the 1916 Catalogue.