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European Art glass - Victorian
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|Legras Cameo Glass
French Cameo Glass and Enameled "Rubis" Box
Legras Ad showing their "Rubis" line.
The same shape cane been seen on the bottom row, second from the
Price: $ 425.00
|Legras Cameo Glass & Enameled "Rubis"
Here's a beautiful
Legras dresser box in their "Rubis" line. This lovely cameo glass box
has a frosted chipped ice background, with intertwining leaves and
berries going around the parameter of the box. The leaves and
berries are cameo cut and etched, and enameled in a fine ruby color.
The original ad shows the same shape on the bottom row, second from the
right, albeit a slightly larger size shown as a Jardiniere.
this exact Legras Mont Joye cameo work are shown in the
'Legras' by Marie
Francoise, et all. Examples of this exact
cameo work are shown on pages 168 and 232 - 235. Page 168 shows
an original Legras Advertisement showing their "Rubis" line.
tall, 5" long
Excellent, appropriate shelf wear on base
|Maker: Legras, France
|Vintage: c. 1900-1910