Art Nouveau Glass

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Czech Art Glass

 The Art Nouveau and Art Deco Eras After the Napoleonic wars drew to a close in 1815, Bohemia was once again free to begin a steady ascent toward to the pinnacle of glassmaking, to retake the crown that had by then been passed to England. It would take some time before the Bohemian glass artists…

Alphonse Mucha Reverie 1897

Art Nouveau Glass – A Movement in Motion

Art Nouveau Glass was part of a movement that spread across Europe between 1890 and 1905 and still echos through some of today’s artwork. The movement took its name from a Paris shop; La Maison de l’Art Nouveau ; a keen proponent of rising art styles. At the World’s Fair in Paris in 1900 the…

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