Jugendstil is the German term for the Art Nouveau movement that flourished in Europe from the late 19th century to the early 20th century. It was characterized by flowing lines, organic forms, and decorative motifs inspired by nature, as well as an emphasis on craftsmanship and a rejection of mass-produced goods.

In Germany, Jugendstil emerged as a response to the industrialization and mechanization of society, and it drew inspiration from various sources, including the Arts and Crafts movement, the Pre-Raphaelites, and Japanese art. It was characterized by an ornamental and expressive style that was applied to a wide range of media, including architecture, interior design, furniture, jewelry, ceramics, and graphic design.

Some of the most prominent exponents of the Jugendstil style in Germany include architects such as Peter Behrens, Josef Hoffmann, and Otto Wagner, as well as artists such as Gustav Klimt, Alphonse Mucha, and Aubrey Beardsley. The more...

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A German Jugendstil silver bon bon basket, early 20th century,…

Jugendstil Silver Bon Bon Basket

A German Jugendstil silver bon bon basket, early 20th century, with faint crown and crescent mark, 800 standard, other, the small gilt washed reticulated basket embossed with sinuous foliage and nodding snowdrop flowers, the integrated entwined handle of…

Early German Jugendstil ceramic serving dish marked to base for…

German Jugendstil Ceramic Serving Dish by Burgau Porcelain (1910s)

Early German Jugendstil ceramic serving dish marked to base for Burgau Porcelain, circa 1910s, length 30 cm.

Art Nouveau Mettlach pitcher Jugendstil, 1907, marks to base,…

Art Nouveau Mettlach Pitcher with Pewter Lid, 1907

Art Nouveau Mettlach pitcher Jugendstil, 1907, marks to base, with pewter and ceramic lid, restoration and minor wears, small chip to rim, crack to side, 30 cm height.

A silver plated Jugendstil WMF dish with a glass liner, circa…

Jugendstil WMF Dish with Glass Liner

A silver plated Jugendstil WMF dish with a glass liner, circa 1910, ostrich mark in beehive mark with clear top for French market, a navette shaped bowl with embossed festoons of fruiting forms, twin leafy, handles and raised on small bun feet, the…

A Bohemian ruby Jugendstil vase in the style of Moser, early…

Iridescent Moser-style Bohemian Ruby Vase, Jugendstil

A Bohemian ruby Jugendstil vase in the style of Moser, early 20th century, ovoid with a frilled neck, the ruby iridescent vase decorated in four, striking vegetal forms in gilt with tube lining, gilt decorated also to the rim, with a polished pontil,…

Jugendstil ceramic jug marked for Robrecht Bohemia, and # 1193,…

Jugendstil Robrecht Bohemia Ceramic Jug #1193, 18cm

Jugendstil ceramic jug marked for Robrecht Bohemia, and # 1193, height 18 cm.

A Jugendstil copper jardiniere, Austrian, circa 1900 with…

Austrian Jugendstil Copper Jardiniere with Rosette Decoration

A Jugendstil copper jardiniere, Austrian, circa 1900 with stylised rosette decoration to the rim 21 cm high, 28 cm diameter

A pair of Continental Jugendstil Majolica vases, circa 1900,…

Jugendstil Majolica Vases with Fruity Frieze Pattern

A pair of Continental Jugendstil Majolica vases, circa 1900, pattern 1176, slender waisted vases with bulb form shoulders issuing pierced and moulded buttress style handles, the body dotted with cabochons and dashes in green and lemon yellow colours upon…

A WMF Jugendstil copper vase, shouldered tapering shape, hammer…

WMF Jugendstil Copper Vase with Laurel Design

A WMF Jugendstil copper vase, shouldered tapering shape, hammer finish and overlaid with four stylized stems of laurel leaves and berries running from the shoulder to the flaring foot, height 39 cm. Provenance: The Estate of Emeritus Professor Brian Coote…

An Austro-Hungarian Jugendstil.800 silver cake tray, circa 1900,…

Austro-Hungarian Jugendstil Silver Cake Tray

An Austro-Hungarian Jugendstil.800 silver cake tray, circa 1900, with 1872-1922 Dianokopf standard, faint maker's marks, the circular tray with pierced and embossed vegetal motifs, a high set, sinuous arching handle of fixed form with channel grooves and…

Royal Vienna Jugendstil secession style vase circa 1910, height…

Royal Vienna Jugendstil Secession Vase, 1910

Royal Vienna Jugendstil secession style vase circa 1910, height 24.5 cm

Jugendstil German stoneware master stein with geometrical…

German Stoneware Master Stein with Geometrical Design

Jugendstil German stoneware master stein with geometrical design and zinc lid, height 28 cm

Good Jugendstil German pewter master stein inscribed to lid…

German Jugendstil Pewter Master Stein with Inscription and Dedication

Good Jugendstil German pewter master stein inscribed to lid with dedication for award of a trophy, height 30 cm approx.

Jugendstil Wachtersbacher jug marked to base and # 4193/5074,…

Jugendstil Wachtersbacher Jug #4193/5074 - 21 cm Height

Jugendstil Wachtersbacher jug marked to base and # 4193/5074, height 21 cm

Two German stoneware Jugendstil beer mugs, each with figural…

Jugendstil Beer Mugs with Pewter Lids and Figural Decor

Two German stoneware Jugendstil beer mugs, each with figural decoration, and pewter retractable lids, capacity half litre each.

Tall Orivit Jugendstil silver plate vase, of organic form with…

Orivit Jugendstil Silver Plate Vase, Organic Form, 34cm Height

Tall Orivit Jugendstil silver plate vase, of organic form with lobed baluster top four foliate supports on fluted knop column and domed circular base, design number 8130, 34 cm height

German Jugendstil silver fish servers stamped 800, 260 g

German Jugendstil Silver Fish Servers, 800 Stamp, 260g

German Jugendstil silver fish servers stamped 800, 260 g

2 Stoneware Jugendstil beer steins marks to base, pewter lid,…

Jugendstil Stoneware Beer Stein with Pewter Lid

2 Stoneware Jugendstil beer steins marks to base, pewter lid, approx height 15 cm, width 14 cm

WMF Jugendstil (Art Nouveau) krug jug rubbed marks, 32 cm, high

WMF Art Nouveau Jug with Rubbed Marks - 32cm

WMF Jugendstil (Art Nouveau) krug jug rubbed marks, 32 cm, high

Westerwald Jugendstil krug jug circa 1910, 26.5 cm, high

Westerwald Jugendstil Krug Jug (1910) - 26.5cm High

Westerwald Jugendstil krug jug circa 1910, 26.5 cm, high

A pair of early 1900s Carl Deffner Jugendstil vases, the gilt…

Jugendstil Gilt Metal and Green Glass Vases

A pair of early 1900s Carl Deffner Jugendstil vases, the gilt metal frame enclosing a green tinged glass vase, factory mark to base of both vases. Height 34 cm

WMF Art Nouveau Jugendstil silver plated Tray, circa 1910, 40.8…

WMF Art Nouveau Silver Plated Tray, Circa 1910

WMF Art Nouveau Jugendstil silver plated Tray, circa 1910, 40.8 cm x 24.8 cm

Jugendstil German Arts & Crafts krug, a copper and brass jug,…

German Jugendstil Arts & Crafts Copper Jug

Jugendstil German Arts & Crafts krug, a copper and brass jug, 32.5 cm high

A WMF Jugendstil silver plate vase with glass Liner, circa 1900,…

WMF Jugendstil Silver Plate Vase with Glass Liner

A WMF Jugendstil silver plate vase with glass Liner, circa 1900, with figural mark for WMF, the square section tapering vase having a deliberate oxidised finish, with buttress style handles and stylised floral decoration and enclosing the original shaped…

A WMF copper and brass jugendstil vase, tapering shape with…

WMF Jugendstil Copper and Brass Vase with Brass Handles

A WMF copper and brass jugendstil vase, tapering shape with brass handles affixed to the sides. Height 30 cm

A Jugendstil (Art Nouveau) Austrian silver basket, shaped oval…

Austrian Silver Jugendstil Basket with Whiplash and Pod Relief

A Jugendstil (Art Nouveau) Austrian silver basket, shaped oval form with whiplash and pod relief detail, the overhead handle conforming, raised on four splayed feet. Impressed silver marks. 758gms. Length 33 cm

An enamelled Jugendstil glass vase in the style of Josef Riedel,…

Emerald Enamelled Jugendstil Glass Vase, Circa 1900

An enamelled Jugendstil glass vase in the style of Josef Riedel, circa 1900, a rich emerald rectangular vase with a gilded border and applied red and white enamel jewels, with festoons and pendants, height 23 cm

Silver plated Jugendstil centrepiece by Kayser having a bowl…

Kayser Jugendstil Silver Plated Centrepiece with Mermaid and Putti

Silver plated Jugendstil centrepiece by Kayser having a bowl form cornucopia helding by a mermaid, flanked by two bowls with raised foliate detail, each with applied putti figures. Stamped to the base. Condition fair to poor, tear to one bowl, some…

An Austro-Hungarian .800 silver dish, late 19th to early 20th…

Jugendstil Silver Dish with Diana Mark

An Austro-Hungarian .800 silver dish, late 19th to early 20th century, with Diana mark in a five petalled flower for the 1872-1922 period with maker's mark for the Viennese maker Eduard Friedman, a Jugendstil lozenge shaped dish with an embossed flower…

A WMF plated stand with a glass Liner, early 20th century, with…

Jugendstil WMF Stand with Glass Liner

A WMF plated stand with a glass Liner, early 20th century, with ostrich mark in cartouche for period 1900-1918, in the distinctive Jugendstil manner, the navette shaped stand with loop bracket handles with sweeping lines and folds to the body with groups…

A silver plate 'Jugendstil' Art Nouveau tray

Art Nouveau Silver Tray

A silver plate 'Jugendstil' Art Nouveau tray

GBN Bing Art Nouveau Jugendstil copper & brass tea kettle on…

Bing Art Nouveau Copper Tea Kettle on Stand

GBN Bing Art Nouveau Jugendstil copper & brass tea kettle on stand Gebruder Bing 1900, approx 39 cm high

A Kayserzinn German Jugendstil (Art Nouveau) large pewter wine…

German Art Nouveau Pewter Wine Cooler

A Kayserzinn German Jugendstil (Art Nouveau) large pewter wine cooler, panelled tapered cylindrical form with swollen top, relief decoration of the fable of the fox and the grapes, the thin form handles with open section, moulded mark to base and numbered…

A German Jugendstil copper & brass smokers compendium,…

Jugendstil Copper & Brass Smokers Compendium (4-piece set)

A German Jugendstil copper & brass smokers compendium, comprising tray, match holder, tobacco pot and one other (4)