Nancy. About 1905. Opaque flashed glass, with greenish brown powder inclusions. Etched decor in several steps: motive with water lamdscape with birches. Sign. on wall 'Daum Nancy' with cross of lorraine (in black stain). H. 35,5 cm, d. 18 cm. - The glass factory was founded in 1875 by Jean Daum Nancy (1825-85) and continued by his sons Auguste (1854-1909) and Antonin (1864-1930). The brothers are beside Emile Gallé the most important artistes of the Ecole de Nancy. In particular, the technique of melted glass powder (Verre de Jade) was perfected by them. Mus.: Nancy (Musée de l’École de Nancy, Musée des Beaux-Arts), et al.