Art Deco glass vase by Monart c1930. Flared turquoise body with black and gold aventurine to its rim. Variant on Monart shape AE, size VII. The vase measures 19 cm in height. As typical of Monart glass, the vase is unsigned.
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 Flared Turquoise Glass Vase with Gold Aventurine c1930
This vase is in very good original condition with no chips, cracks or restoration and very minor signs of age/use. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.
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