Beautiful glass by French glassmaker Philippe-Joseph Brocard. Living from 1831 to 1896, he studied and then experimented with Islamic glass-making traditions.

Pair of vases. ca.1880.
Pair of vases in the design of mosque lamps. ca.1880. Tinted blown glass enameled with gilded polychrome floral motifs, arabesques and Arab inscriptions. Signed “Brocard Paris” in red enamel. Image © Metropress Ltd, (t/a Auction Technology Group) 2019. Fair use license. via
Blown glass goblet with enamel and gilt. 19th c.
Blown glass goblet with enameled gilt. 19th c. Image © 2002-2019 LiveAuctioneers. Fair use license. via
Jug. ca. 1880.
Large jug, clear glass with swelling and enameled Persian inspired decorations in white, gold and two shades of blue. ca. 1880. Image © National Gallery of Victoria. Fair use license. via

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