NEW FEATURES IN STRUCTURAL LINES: A FRAME ON THE HANDGRIP AND A HALF MOON END PIECE AS WELL AS ENGRAVING AROUND THE BORDER.
STYLIZED FLOWERS AND LEAVES ARE EVERYWHERE. DECORATIONS ONLY OCCUPY A SMALL AREA OF THE PLATE AND ARE THUS MORE APPARENT.
THE END OF THE HANDGRIP RESEMBLES THE COROLLA OF A FLOWER.
Clearly influenced by the Italian floral style with stylistic trends based on nature, but also by Stile Liberty, named after the English department store of the same name, Jugendstil in Germany and Art Nouveau in France.
by Alphonse Mucha
by Gustav Klimt
by Victor Horta
The detailsFloral style print 1889-1928
Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection
by Lhuer, Victor