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Uncommonly decorated Monart Art Deco glass vase c1930s. Footed baluster form body with collar neck. Shape C, size VII. Decorated with tones of green and blue over a celadon ground cased in clear glass with bubble inclusions. Ground pontil mark to its base. As is typical of Monart glass, the vase is unsigned. Measures 17.5 cm in height and 15 cm maximum diameter.


The product of an unlikely collaboration between the Spaniard Salvador Ysart and Isobel Moncrieff at an industrial glassworks in Perth, this distinctive glass was manufactured by family members in two distinct phases from about 1922 until c.1961: first under the name Monart at Moncrieff's and from 1946 at the Shore Works as Ysart Brothers Glass. Unlike post-War Ysart that typically carries an acid-etched signature, very few pieces of Monart glass were ever signed. The major difference between the pre-War Monart glass and that of the post-War Yasart era is in the range of production colours and a wider range of shapes. Typically, Yasart reflected the more muted tastes of the 1940s and 50s with softer pastel shades.

Monart Art Deco Multicoloured Glass Vase c1930s

SKU: GL238
  • This vase is in excellent original condition commensurate with age. No scratches, chips, cracks or restoration. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.

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