Carl Knoll for Karlsbader Iridescent Bacchus Female Face Porcelain Art Noveau Vase


Bacchus vase by KARLSBADER PORZELLANFABRIK CARL KNOLL (Karlsbad Porcelain Factory Carl Knoll), hand-painted porcelain in iridescent purple and pale green with gold accent. A woman with poppies extends to vines at the side and back. Molded female face gives a sense of otherworldliness or a bodiless apparition seemingly lost and haunted by unknown and unnamed horrors. Tall ovoid cylindrical form tapering slightly at the mouth and the base.

Measures 11" tall x 6"

Hallmarked at base, early 20th century, made in Austria. 

Excellent condition, no chips, cracks, or repairs.