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Peter Robinson replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
"Thank you for your interest, Tom. You are correct to infer that there is a great deal of interest in William Morris and the Arts & Crafts in Japan, and has been since the movement first started. Likewise, the influence that the Japanese…"
Friday
tomsantiquesetcetera replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
"I see you live in Tokyo, Japan. Guess the "Red House" is there also? Wrong, it's in Bexleyheath, England.…"
Jul 10
Peter Robinson replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
"Thanks. I suspect more likely to be a heartsease given the date. Agree with the trumpet flower and the daisy. "
Jul 9
Molly replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
"Daisies"
Jul 9
Molly replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
"Trumpet flowers"
Jul 9
Molly replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
" poppies"
Jul 9
Molly replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
"Daffodils and tulips"
Jul 9
Molly replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb in the group Whadja Find Today
"Pansies"
Jul 9
Peter Robinson added a discussion to the group Whadja Find Today
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Stained Glass windows after William Morris/Philip Webb

Dear All,Just purchased a wonderful pair of English Arts & Crafts hand-painted stained glass windows circa 1870-1890. The designs bear strong influence of William Morris (see his round window at Red House for example). The motifs are also similar to designs by Daniel Cottier. The bamboo top and bottom shows influence of Japonisme. Each measures around 60 cms square. They will be used as internal glass separating a new personal library I am designing and a solar room. I am trying to identify…See More
Jul 9
Peter Robinson replied to Jim Hoyt's discussion Anyone have any ideas about this hutch? in the group Whadja Find Today
"I agree. While the top and bottom are stylistically inconsistent as pointed out by Tom, the construction, tone of the wood, measurements (to the naked eye), indicate it is not a marriage as such. Complete design integrity from an aesthetic point of…"
Jul 9
Jeff Guy replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Porcelain Romanov Imperial Presentation Egg and Lukutin papier mache eggs in the group Whadja Find Today
"Where did these come from and how much paid? I'm not convinced."
Mar 20, 2015
Peter Robinson replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Porcelain Romanov Imperial Presentation Egg and Lukutin papier mache eggs in the group Whadja Find Today
"Thanks Tom. An update. The porcelain egg is indeed an Imperial one - very honest, good condition - milky white and beautiful with no chips or cracks. The larger egg is papier mache and certainly 19th century, can't see a mark, but probably…"
Mar 19, 2015
tomsantiquesetcetera replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Porcelain Romanov Imperial Presentation Egg and Lukutin papier mache eggs in the group Whadja Find Today
"Just ask Google! Similar porcelain egg sold for $3,500. USD.  Others shown too. Another similar next to a red cross egg has price shielded, but states it's in the Hermitage…"
Mar 19, 2015
Peter Robinson replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Porcelain Romanov Imperial Presentation Egg and Lukutin papier mache eggs in the group Whadja Find Today
"Thanks. Good point about tracking down Sotheby's lot numbers. I wonder whether there has been a publication or research on this? I know someone did something on British Library accession labels on books a while ago, which was an interesting…"
Mar 18, 2015
House of Charm Antiques Southinc replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Porcelain Romanov Imperial Presentation Egg and Lukutin papier mache eggs in the group Whadja Find Today
"I wonder if Sotheby's would have a record of the sale or at least date their sticker."
Mar 18, 2015
tomsantiquesetcetera replied to Peter Robinson's discussion Porcelain Romanov Imperial Presentation Egg and Lukutin papier mache eggs in the group Whadja Find Today
"Very nice.  You apparently know what you have so enjoy them."
Mar 18, 2015

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At 6:14pm on June 23, 2009, Craig Phillips / B & C Emporium said…
Peter, when make some comments in the bar above where you type the retangle black box with a circle in it that is for adding photos directly into the writing so you do not have to make links at the below the typing
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At 3:26pm on June 11, 2009, Craig Phillips / B & C Emporium said…
Peter, welcome to the antique furniture group, I see you have started a discussion and posted a pic, so you are doing good!. welcome to a new bigger family.
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