American glassmaking firm inspired by nearby Tiffany. (see here)
Reissner, Stellmacher and Kessel (R.S.K.) (est'd 1892)
Bohemian ceramics firm; main contribution to Art Nouveau was the "Amphora"
range. (see here)
Ricketts, Charles de Sousy (1866-1931)
English sculptor whose Art Nouveau style was inspired by the work of the Frenchman, Rodin. (see here)
Rode, Godfred (1862-1937)
Danish ceramic decorator at Royal Copenhagen. Famous for underglaze
Rohlfs, Charles (1853-1936)
American actor, stove maker and designer of furniture, particularly in oak (see here). Mark: burned initials.
Foremost American producer of fine Art Nouveau pottery. (see here)
Rörstrand (est'd 1726)
Prominent Swedish pottery: producer of bold designs under the influence of French Art
Nouveau. (see here)
Rosenthal, Philip (d.1937)
German potter and founder of the Rosenthal factory, producer of high-quality tablewares.
Roseville Company (1890-mid-1940s)
American pottery established on the site of J.B.Owens' pottery; produced
wares similar to Rookwood's Standard glazed wares. (see here)
Royal Copenhagen (1775-present)
Danish ceramics factory. Arnold Krog introduced innovative glazing and decorative
techniques. (see here)
Royal Dux (1860-mid-20thC)
Bohemian ceramic producer known for classically-inspired figures.
Roycrofters, The (1895-1938)
American craft community founded by Elbert Hubbard (1856-1917) to produce simple furniture
in the Mission style, textiles and metalwork. (see here)
Pottery whose "eggshell" porcelain is considered foremost Dutch contribution to
Art Nouveau. (see here)
Renowned French ceramics factory, whose Art Nouveau pieces are acknowledged as the finest
of the period. (see here)
Solon, Leon V. (1872-1957)
English ceramic designer and director of Mintons, 1900-09. (see here)
Speneer, Edward Napier Hitchcock (1872-1938)
English metalwork designer and co-founder of the Artificers' Guild.
Steinlen, Theophile-Alexandre (1859-1923)
Swiss-born, naturalized French, artist and posterist whose work reflected his socialist
principles and love of animals, particularly dogs and cats. (see here)
New York-based glassworks founded by Howkes family and Frederick Carder. (see here)
Stevens & Williams (c.1830-present)
Glassmakers at Stourbridge in the English Midlands, best known for fine cameo wares. (see here)
Stickley brothers (1891-1910)
George and Albert, brothers of Gustav, made oak furniture in a style
popularized by Gustav, but of inferior quality. (see here)
Stickley, Gustav (1847-1942)
American furniture designer; produced pieces with an Arts and Crafts feel, notably his
range of "Craftsman furniture". (see
Stickley L. and J. G. (c.1900-present)
American furniture makers of interior versions of the designs of their brother,
Gustav Stickley. (see here)
Taylor, Ernest A. Q874-1951)
Scottish painter and furniture designer. (see
Part of Gates Potteries, an Illinois terracotta, tile and brick firm founded by William
Day Gates. (see here)
Tiffany, Louis Comfort (1848-1933)
Founder of Louis C. Tiffany in the United States, which initially designed interiors but
is now better known for glasswares, particularly lamps. (see here)
Toft, Albert (1862-1949)
English sculptor of bronze figural pieces, mainly of ethereal, cloaked female subjects. (see here)
Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de (1864-1901)
Renowned French commercial artist and posterist; depicted the seedier theatres and
nightclubs of Paris. (see here)
Unger Brothers (1872-c.1910)
American silversmiths and jewelers. Most wares designed by Emma Dickinson. (see here)
Van Briggle, Artus (1869-1904)
American potter and pottery decorator. Worked initially for Rookwood;
founded the Van Briggle Pottery Co. in 1902.
Van de Hoef, Christian Johannes (1875-1933)
Dutch sculptor, medallist and ceramicist, the main designer at Amstelhoek.
Van de Velde, Henri (1863-1957)
Belgian architect and designer; worked with Siegfried Bing and at Meissen. (see here)
Van Erp, Dirk (1860-1953)
Dutch-born metalworker. (see here)
Leading French Art Nouveau retail and manufacturing jewelers. (see here)
Villeroy and Boch (1836-present)
German producer of stoneware art pottery.
Vineland Glass Manufacturing Company (dates unknown)
American glassmaking firm with strong ties with Quezal.
Wahliss, Ernst (1863-1930)
Bohemian potter influenced by Michael Powolny.
Walter, Alméric (1859-1942)
French Art Nouveau glass artist; worked primarily in pâte-de-verre.
Webb, Thomas & Son (1856-present)
Stourbridge-based glassworks whose Art Nouveau glass includes Burmese ware, cameo glass
and overlay wares. (see here)
Weduwe N.S.A. Brantjes & Co. (1895-1904)
Dutch ceramics factory. (see here)
Whitefriars Glass Works (c.1680-present)
Influential London glasshouse bought by James Powell & Sons in 1833. (see here)
Wiener Werkstätte (Vienna Workshops) (1903-32)
Series of Austrian craft workshops founded by Kolomon Moser and Josef
Hoffmann. (see here, here, here and here)
Wüttembergischer Metallwarenfabrik (W.M.F.) (1880-present)
Austrian metalwork foundry; made decorative and domestic metalwork. Marks: stamped.
Zijl, Lambertus (dates unknown)
Dutch sculptor and ceramicist employed by Amstelhoek.
Zsolnay (est'd 1862)
Hungarian ceramics firm; helped the development of Art Nouveau in eastern Europe. (see here)