For Sale is a fabulous piece of Art Glass made by Phoenix Studios of California. The piece is called a "Jack in the Pulpit" (JIP) Art Glass Vase. The "JIP" is a good size as it stands 12" tall and the Face of the Pulpit has a diameter of 8 1/4". The Bottom or foot of the vase has a diameter of 3 1/2".
The Gold Favrile, Aurene Iridescence is just outstanding!! You can see beautiful hues of Brilliant Gold's and Fuchsia all over the JIP. The Base glass is Gold and the edges surrounding the face of the Pulpit have that wonderful onion skin stretching in it. The bulbous foot has vertical ribbing extending into the back side of the Face. It is This is a wonderful piece of Art Glass that will surely be cherished for many years to come!!
This Vase is considered to be in excellent condition as there are no cracks, nicks, chips or dings. The Jack in the Pulpit is signed on the bottom with a "Phoenix Studios Carl Radke" foil label along with the etched signature mark by the artist "Carl Radke '13" . Carl Radke is very much a Gifted Artist that produces Art Glass Vases similar in quality to the Glass Blowers from the studios of Tiffany, Steuben, and Quezal . His works are in many Museums across the nation.
This Vase is an Investment in today's Artist's that will surely become tomorrow's Heirlooms. Those of you who collect Art Glass know that the Gold Iridescence Jack in the Pulpit Vase are a worthy investment. If this JIP was a real L.C.T. Tiffany Favrile we would be looking at $8000-$10,000. I'm quite sure the Buyer will be well pleased with their purchase. This Vase will enhance any Art Glass Collection especially those in the Gold Favrile, Aurene Style of Art Glass.