Detroit Institute of Arts Metal, Ceramic & Glass Decorative Arts Photos

The Detroit Institute of Arts has a strong collection of decorative arts, especially its porcelains and turn of the century objects.

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Lampstand & sculpted relief on original wing of Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Stained glass windows overlook courtyard at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver sleeve cup & cover by Nicholas Woolaston of England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver coffeepot by John White of England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Lampstand & sculpted relief on original wing of Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Stained glass windows overlook courtyard at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver sleeve cup & cover (c1670) by Nicholas Woolaston of England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver coffeepot (c1724) by John White of England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Silver coffeepot by I.B. of Metz, France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver teapot by Christopher Dresser of James Dixon & Sons, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver coffeepot by Gorham Manuf. Co. of Providence, RI at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Collection of Wiener Werkstätte metal objects at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Silver coffeepot (c1725) by I.B. of Metz, France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver teapot (1880) by Christopher Dresser of James Dixon & Sons, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver coffeepot (1900) by Gorham Manuf. Co. of Providence, RI at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Collection of Wiener Werkstätte metal objects (1900-25) at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Pewter & glass vase by Joseph Maria Olbrich of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver vase by Koloman Moser of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver flagon with cover by Josef Hoffmann of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver loving cup with cover by Carl Otto Czechka of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Pewter & glass vase (1900) by Joseph Maria Olbrich of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver vase (1904) by Koloman Moser of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver flagon with cover (1908) by Josef Hoffmann of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver loving cup with cover (1900-25) by Carl Otto Czechka of Wiener Werkstätte at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Pewter standing mirror by Württemberg Metalworks Factory of Geislingen, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Chrome Pitcher from Ocean Liner Normandie by Peter Müller-Monk of Revere Brass & Copper Co. at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver Skyscraper Water Pitcher by Louis W. Rice of Bernard Rice's Sons, Inc. of New York City at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Chrome Gaiety Cocktail Set by Howard F. Reichenbach of Chase Brass & Copper Co., Montpelier, Ohio at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Pewter standing mirror (c1905) by Württemberg Metalworks Factory of Geislingen, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Chrome Pitcher from Ocean Liner Normandie (1936) by Peter Müller-Monk of Revere Brass & Copper Co. at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Silver Skyscraper Water Pitcher (1928) by Louis W. Rice of Bernard Rice's Sons, Inc. of New York City at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Chrome Gaiety Cocktail Set (1936) by Howard F. Reichenbach of Chase Brass & Copper Co., Montpelier, Ohio at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Silver tea service by Harry Bertoia at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Enameled copper vase by Jean Dunand of France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Collection of stained glass windows at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.St. Barbara & St. Anthony Abbot stained glass windows from Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Silver tea service (1938) by Harry Bertoia at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Enameled copper vase (1924) by Jean Dunand of France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Collection of stained glass windows at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.St. Barbara & St. Anthony Abbot stained glass windows (1510-25) from Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Detail of pig of St. Anthony Abbot stained glass window from Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.St. Wenceslas plus Virgin & Child stained glass windows from Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Last Supper stained glass window from The Netherlands at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.St. Andrew stained glass windows from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Detail of pig of St. Anthony Abbot stained glass window from Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.St. Wenceslas plus Virgin & Child stained glass windows (1510-25) from Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Last Supper stained glass window (1514-25) from The Netherlands at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.St. Andrew stained glass windows (1500-10) from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
St. Augustine stained glass windows from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tree of Life window from Darwin D. Martin House by Frank Lloyd Wright made by Linden Glass Co. of Chicago at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Covered engraved glass cup from Bohemia at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Glass liqueur set by Otto Prutscher of Vienna, Austria at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
St. Augustine stained glass windows (1500-25) from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tree of Life window from Darwin D. Martin House (1904) by Frank Lloyd Wright made by Linden Glass Co. of Chicago at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Covered engraved glass cup (c1720) from Bohemia at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Glass liqueur set (1909-16) by Otto Prutscher of Vienna, Austria at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Grasshoppers glass vase by Réne Lalique of France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Saltglazed stoneware jugs from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware tankard from Berlin, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware fuddling cup from Frankfurt, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Grasshoppers glass vase (1919-27) by Réne Lalique of France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Saltglazed stoneware jugs (c1770 & 1580) from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware tankard (c1725) from Berlin, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware fuddling cup (c1690) from Frankfurt, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain Crane by Johann Joachim Kändler of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain bust of Postmaster "Baron" Schmiedel by Johann Joachim Kändler of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain plate in swan pattern by Johann Joachim Kändler of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain plate in Brühlsche Allerlei pattern by Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain Crane (1735) by Johann Joachim Kändler of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain bust of Postmaster "Baron" Schmiedel (1739) by Johann Joachim Kändler of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain plate in swan pattern (1737-52) by Johann Joachim Kändler of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain plate in Brühlsche Allerlei pattern (1744) by Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain tureen with lid in Brühlsche Allerlei pattern by Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain tureen with lid in Dulong pattern by Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain Putti as Africa & Europe figures by Frederick Elias Meyer of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Dancing Bear tankard from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain tureen with lid in Brühlsche Allerlei pattern (1744) by Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain tureen with lid in Dulong pattern (1743-65) by Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain Putti as Africa & Europe figures (c1760) by Frederick Elias Meyer of Meissen Manuf., Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Dancing Bear tankard (c1750) from Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain tea set for two by Vienna Manuf., Austria at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware vase with multiple necks & dragons from De Grieksche A Factory of Delft, Netherlands at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain St. Mark Evangelist attrib. to Gaspero Bruschi of Doccia Manuf., Italy at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware turkey tureen from Strasbourg Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain tea set for two (1799-1804) by Vienna Manuf., Austria at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware vase with multiple necks & dragons (c1690) from De Grieksche A Factory of Delft, Netherlands at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain St. Mark Evangelist (c1747-50) attrib. to Gaspero Bruschi of Doccia Manuf., Italy at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware turkey tureen (c1750) from Strasbourg Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain cup & saucer by Sèvres Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain ice cream coolers by Sèvres Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware mustard pot from Saint Omer, France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain reticulated tea & coffee service in Chinese style by Sèvres Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain cup & saucer (c1785) by Sèvres Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain ice cream coolers (1789) by Sèvres Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware mustard pot (1800) from Saint Omer, France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain reticulated tea & coffee service in Chinese style (1842-3) by Sèvres Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Tin-glazed earthenware ewer & basin prob. by Fauchier Manuf. of Marseilles, France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware ewer & basin by Chantilly Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Lead-glazed creamware coffeepot from Staffordshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Lead-glazed creamware pipe in form of snake from Staffordshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Tin-glazed earthenware ewer & basin (c1770) prob. by Fauchier Manuf. of Marseilles, France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Tin-glazed earthenware ewer & basin (c1735) by Chantilly Manuf., France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Lead-glazed creamware coffeepot (c1750) from Staffordshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Lead-glazed creamware pipe in form of snake (c1770) from Staffordshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain ice cream coolers by Coalport Manuf. of Shropshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Earthenware vase by Zsolnay Manuf. of Pécs, Hungary at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain vase with two handles by Otto Eckmann of Royal Porcelain Manuf., Berlin, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Stoneware vase by Henry van de Velde of Westerwald Art Pottery, Höhr, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain ice cream coolers (c1815) by Coalport Manuf. of Shropshire, England at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Earthenware vase (1900) by Zsolnay Manuf. of Pécs, Hungary at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain vase with two handles (c1900) by Otto Eckmann of Royal Porcelain Manuf., Berlin, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Stoneware vase (1903) by Henry van de Velde of Westerwald Art Pottery, Höhr, Germany at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain vase by George de Feure of Gérard, Dufraisseix & Abbot of France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain plate, cup & saucer with flatware by Josef Hoffmann of Wiener Werkstätte of Vienna, Austria at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Earthenware iridescent ewer by Jacques Sicard of Weller Pottery of Zanesville, Ohio at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Earthenware vase with cyclamens by Tiffany Favrile Pottery of New York City at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Porcelain vase (1903) by George de Feure of Gérard, Dufraisseix & Abbot of France at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Porcelain plate, cup & saucer (c1915) with flatware (1906) by Josef Hoffmann of Wiener Werkstätte of Vienna, Austria at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Earthenware iridescent ewer (1902-7) by Jacques Sicard of Weller Pottery of Zanesville, Ohio at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.Earthenware vase with cyclamens (c1906) by Tiffany Favrile Pottery of New York City at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.
Copper jardinière with ring handles by Stickley Brothers of Grand Rapids, MI at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.


Copper jardinière with ring handles (c1908) by Stickley Brothers of Grand Rapids, MI at Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, MI.



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