Silver centerpieces in some interesting designs. Art Deco and Jugendstil.

Centerpiece. Art Deco in style.
Centerpiece. ca. 1930’s. Art Deco in style. Sterling silver and glass. French. Jean E. Puiforcat, designer and silversmith (1897-1945). Image © 2018 Artsy. Fair use license. via https://www.artsy.net/artwork/jean-e-puiforcat-art-deco-centerpiece
Ship centerpiece with a stylized eagle on the bow.
Ship centerpiece with a stylized eagle on the bow and removable glass insert. ca. 1906. Jugendstil/Art Nouveau. German. Silver and cut glass. WMF, maker. Image © Art Deco Collection.com. Fair use license. via https://artdecocollection.com/accessories/tableware/art-nouveau-silver-eagle-centerpiece-by-wmf-2/
Silver centerpiece with lady. ca. 1900. Jugendstil.
Silver centerpiece with lady. ca. 1900. Jugendstil. German. silver Eugen Marcus, maker. Signature/ Marks: 
E. Marcus
, 800 
Moon and crown, Numbered. © 1stdibs, Inc. 2019. Fair use license. via https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/dining-entertaining/sterling-silver/german-art-nouveau-silver-centerpiece-lady-e-marcus/id-f_630804/
Coupe centerpiece. French. Art Deco.
Coupe centerpiece. French. ca. 1920’s-30’s. Art Deco. Silver-plated bronze with a glass insert. Has the usual makers mark and French plate marks to the underside. Apollo, maker. Image © Art Deco Collection.com. Fair use license. via https://artdecocollection.com/accessories/sold-items-tableware/superb-french-art-deco-coupe-centerpiece-by-apollo/
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Frescoes from 19th century Munich. Wilhelm von Kaulbach, German artist. Living from 1805 to 1874, he also illustrated books. Associated with the Düsseldorf school of painting.

Fighting a chimera in the wig era, design for a fresco at the Neue Pinakothek. 1850.
Fighting a chimera in the wig era, design for a fresco at the Neue Pinakothek. 1850. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Neue Pinakothek, Munich. Photo credit: the Yorck Project. In the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1924. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wilhelm_von_Kaulbach_003.jpg
Iron foundry, Munich showing the casting of the "Mama Bavaria" statue. 1854.
Iron foundry, Munich showing the casting of the “Mama Bavaria” statue. 1854. In the public domain due to age. via https://www.flickr.com/photos/26095468@N04/8357453468
"King Ludwig I, Surrounded by Scholars and Artists, Descends from the Throne to View the Sculptures and Paintings Presented to Him." 1848.
“King Ludwig I, Surrounded by Scholars and Artists, Descends from the Throne to View the Sculptures and Paintings Presented to Him.” 1848. Collection of the Neue Pinakothek Museum, Munich. In the public domain due to age. via http://ludwigthefirst.weebly.com/wilhelm-von-kaulbach.html

Drawings of marginalia for the prayer book of Maximilian I. 1515. Albert Dürer, artist. Copied from lithographic copies of the originals made by J. N. Strixner and published by R. Ackermann in 1817.

Page 31.
Page 31. Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/30
Page 32.
Page 32. Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/32
Page 34.
Page 34. Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/34
Page 36.
Page 36. Collection of and digitalized by the Wellcome Library. In the public domain. via https://archive.org/details/b30455844/page/36

Jugendstil home decor to cozy right up with, especially the second one with the hunting trophies. How else to make your home look like a Bavarian schloss without lifting a finger. From the 1909 art/interior decorating magazine “Innendekoration: mein Heim, mein Stolz ; die gesamte Wohnungskunst in Bild und Wort.” Collection of and digitalized by Heidelberg University Library.

innend"Sleeping room with satin, ebony and iris beads."
“Sleeping room with satin, ebony and iris beads.” Alfred Altherr, architect, Elberfeld. 1909. Page 165. From the journal “Innendekoration: mein Heim, mein Stolz ; die gesamte Wohnungskunst in Bild und Wort.” Image © Heidelberg University Library. Fair use license. Via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/innendekoration1909/0187/image
Hall, Schloss Neudorf. 1909. Page 262.
“Hall, Schloss Neudorf.”Paul Wurzler-Klopsch, architect, Leipzig. 1909. Page 262. From the journal “Innendekoration: mein Heim, mein Stolz ; die gesamte Wohnungskunst in Bild und Wort.” Image © Heidelberg University Library. Fair use license. Via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/innendekoration1909/0284/image
"Living room and dining room in Nusshauz," Fritz Zeymer, architect, Wien.  1909. Page t.
“Living room and dining room in Nusshauz,” Fritz Zeymer, architect, Wien. 1909. Page t. From the journal “Innendekoration: mein Heim, mein Stolz ; die gesamte Wohnungskunst in Bild und Wort.” Image © Heidelberg University Library. Fair use license. Via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/innendekoration1909/0128/image
"Room with a large fireplace niche." Martin Kimbel, Breslau."
“Room with a large fireplace niche.” Martin Kimbel, Breslau. 1909. Page q. Martin Kimbel, designer. From the journal “Innendekoration: mein Heim, mein Stolz ; die gesamte Wohnungskunst in Bild und Wort.” Image © Heidelberg University Library. Fair use license. via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/innendekoration1909/0089/image
Room with macassar ebony with gold and blue leather. 1909.
Room with macassar ebony with gold and blue leather. 1909. Page u. Carl Brauer, Wien, architect. From the journal “Innendekoration: mein Heim, mein Stolz ; die gesamte Wohnungskunst in Bild und Wort.” Image © Heidelberg University Library. Fair use license. Via https://digi.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/diglit/innendekoration1909/0129/image

Decked out Bohemian art glass that’s just slightly over the top, from the cusp of the 19th century into the 20th. Moser or by firms that were their competitors.

Loving cup vase. ca. 1900.
Loving cup vase. ca. 1900. Ruby glass with three applied handles and a silver top. Hand-painted design throughout with raised gold trimming and jeweled accents. Bohemian glass. Possibly Moser. Image © Auction Gallery of Boca Raton, LLC and 2002-2019 LiveAuctioneers. Fair use license. via https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/53472210_antique-moser-jeweled-loving-art-glass-vase
Amethyst jeweled vase with clear glass handles. No date.
Amethyst jeweled vase with clear glass handles. No date. Amethyst and clear glass with hand-painted gold gilding and gold beading. Bohemian art glass. Possibly Moser. Image © 1995-2019 eBay Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Moser-Amethyst-Jewel-Art-Glass-Clear-Double-Handle-Vase-Ornate-Bohemian-/143217903938
Art glass ewer. Late 19th c.
Art glass ewer. Late 19th c. Ewer in blown white glass with gilt decorated handle and body decorated with gilded swirls and set with colored glass jewel “flowers” and cut clear windows with gilded centers set with colored glass jewels. Probably Moser. Image © Thomaston Place Auction Galleries and 2002-2019 LiveAuctioneers. Fair use license. via https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/74141092_jeweled-moser-art-glass-ewer
Cobalt glass vase with gilding and high relief flowers. ca. late 19th c.
Cobalt glass vase with gilding and high relief flowers. ca. late 19th c. to early 20th. Gilding with Rococo scrolls, beads, and a daisy and plume pattern along with applied red glass beads. Bohemian art glass. Signed and numbered in gold in the with the signature not legible. Probably Moser. Image © 2019 All Antique Glass.com. Fair use license. via http://www.allantiqueglass.com/moser-glass-vase-applied-high-relief-flowers-gilded-exquisite/

Paintings of young people that one hopes had a little fun later. Early German Impressionism. Gotthardt Kuehl, artist (1850-1915).

"Lübecker Waisenhaus." 1894.
“Lübecker Waisenhaus.” 1894. Oil on canvas. Collection of the Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte, Lübeck. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gotthardt_Kuehl_L%C3%BCbecker_Waisenhaus_1894.jpg
"The Little Organist." No date.
“The Little Organist.” No date. Oil on canvas. Image © 2019 Bidsquare Inc. Fair use license. via https://www.bidsquare.com/online-auctions/leslie-hindman/gotthardt-johann-kuehl-german-1850-1915-the-little-organist-1162322
"In the orphanage of Danzig." ca. 1900.
“In the orphanage of Danzig.” ca. 1900. Oil on canvas. In the public domain due to age. via https://reproarte.com/en/choice-of-topics/style/impressionism/in-the-orphanage-of-danzig-detail

Paintings of buffalo being free out in the American West. Painted by German-American artist Albert Bierstadt (1830- 1902) who was a member of the Hudson River School.

"Buffalo Trail." ca. 1867.
“Buffalo Trail.” ca. 1867. Oil on canvas, Image © 2019 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Fair use license. via https://printsondemand.mfa.org/detail/476095/bierstadt-the-buffalo-trail-about-1867
"Buffalo on the Plains." ca. 1890.
“Buffalo on the Plains.” ca. 1890. Image ©2015 – 2017 Galerie Munk. Fair use license. via https://galerie-munk.de/app/studio/MTA3OTk0
"Buffalo." Late 19th c. Sketch.
“Buffalo.” Late 19th c. Sketch. Oil on paper. Signed, “ABierstadt” in lower right; Inscribed in pencil, sketches of two figures on horses on verso. Image ©2019 Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa. Fair use license. via https://collections.gilcrease.org/object/01261175