A.walter, Beetle Tray

Beetle Tray
Beetle Tray
Beetle Tray
Beetle Tray

Almeric Walter made beautiful depictions of insects and animals in pate-de-verre glass. This lovely tray, 5" long, has a colorful and realistic sienna-red beetle. It's small and fine. Signed "A. WALTER NANCY" and also by the decorator "BERGE". Mint condition.

Item #: 2611005
Price: N/A

A.walter, Bee Tray

Bee Tray
Bee Tray
Bee Tray
Bee Tray

The size of this A. Walter pâte-de-verre tray may be diminutive, but the quality is huge. It's a little beauty, with a colorful bumble bee. 4" long x 2½" wide. Signed. Mint condition.

Item #: 2502031
Sold for $2,100 in 2015

A.walter, Mice Paperweight

Mice Paperweight
Mice Paperweight

Almeric Walter produced more pate-de-verre figures than Argy-Rousseau, while Argy-Rousseau produced more vases than Walter.  This little paperweight figurine is as cute as a button, with two mice (which is much rarer than Walter figurines with one mouse).  It's colorful and in mint, unrestored condition.  2" tall x 3¼" diameter.  Signed.  

Item #: 24060018
Sold for $3,200 in 2014

A.walter, Scarab Paperweight

Scarab Paperweight
Scarab Paperweight
Scarab Paperweight
Scarab Paperweight
Scarab Paperweight

Almeric Walter is rightfully known for 3-dimensional sculptures of insects and animals. This delightful paperweight, 3¼" long, is exactly what makes Walter pate-de-verre items so desirable. The scarab is colorful and realistic. I just love this item. Signed. Mint condition.

Item #: 2603023
Sold in 2016

A.walter, Walter Clock

Walter Clock
Walter Clock
Walter Clock
Walter Clock

I can't say enough about this incredible Almeric Walter pate-de-verre clock, but I'll try.  First the great subject matter is killer, with an Art Deco nude and Art Deco background.  Second is the condition -- totally original and mint.  It's got the original French clock, in working condition.  Third is the great color.  Fourth is the weight -- solid glass and heavy.  It's the total package.  5½" tall.  Signed.

Item #: 2208003
Sold for $9,250

A.walter, Walter Lizard Vase

Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase

Walter is famous for animals, especially the lizard.  This is a wonderful example that I just got from an important private collection.  9".  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 709102
Sold for $11,000

A.walter, Walter Lizard Vase

Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase

I haven't owned one of these Almeric Walter lizard vases in quite a few years.  Loved it then and love it now.  The lizard is really great.  Nice size at 9" tall.  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 2112021
Sold

A.walter, Walter Lizard Vase

Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase
Walter Lizard Vase

Walter is famous for his pate-de-verre lizard vases and dishes.  This is a wonderful example with beautiful color and a very realistic lizard.  9" tall.  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 2305101
Sold for $10,000

A.walter, Walter Miniature Tumbler

Walter Miniature Tumbler
Walter Miniature Tumbler

Over the years, I've owned many Daum miniature tumblers, but never a Walter pate-de-verre example.   It's rarity is only exceeded by its beauty.  Thick heavy glass.  An exceptional example.  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 2109114
Sold for $4,300

A.walter, Walter Paperweight

Walter Paperweight
Walter Paperweight
Walter Paperweight

Walter figural items are realistic and gorgeous.  This example is a colorful moth paperweight.  It's solid glass and heavy for its size.  Beautifully detailed.  5¼" long x 2¾" wide x 1¾" tall.  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 2209025
Sold for $4,200

A.walter, Walter Pate-De-Verre Butterfly Paperweight

Walter Pate-De-Verre Butterfly Paperweight
Walter Pate-De-Verre Butterfly Paperweight
Walter Pate-De-Verre Butterfly Paperweight

Walter is famous for its animals in pate-de-verre.  This is a beautiful butterfly (moth?).  It's heavy, so it will work well as a paperweight, but really belongs in a display cabinet.  4¼" at the widest.  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 2002046
Sold for $1,950

A.walter, Walter Pate-De-Verre Covered Jar

Walter Pate-De-Verre Covered Jar
Walter Pate-De-Verre Covered Jar

Covered items are always more desirable, simply because there are two pieces.  Beautiful color with Art Deco stylized butterflies.  This is a solid, very fine, heavy item.  It's amazing that it's still in perfect condition, as the lid is often damaged.  Signed.  5" tall.

Item #: 1912002
Sold

A.walter, Walter Pate-De-Verre Pendant

Walter Pate-De-Verre Pendant
Walter Pate-De-Verre Pendant

I've owned many Argy-Rousseau pendants, but this is the first time I've owned a Walter pendant.  Beautiful design with Art Deco birds.  Mint condition.  Signed.  Super price.

Item #: 1909031
Sold for $1,100

A.walter, Walter Snail Box

Walter Snail Box
Walter Snail Box
Walter Snail Box
Walter Snail Box

Walter is famous for 3-dimensional animals.  This great box has a snail on the lid, crawling among the colorful leaves.  Great detail.  4" tall.  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 2210007
Sold for $5,000

A.walter, Walter Tray

Walter Tray
Walter Tray

Small, fine quality pâte-de-verre tray with bee decoration. 4" long x 2½" wide. Signed. Perfect condition. (#11204)

Item #: 11204
Sold

A.walter, Walter Tray

Walter Tray
Walter Tray

This is absolutely the best Walter lizard tray that I've ever seen.  The color is great and it's flawless.  Signed.  Mint condition.  (#51102)

Item #: 51102
Sold for $11,000

A.walter, Walter Tray

Walter Tray
Walter Tray

Another variation of one of the best designs that Walter created.  Super example.  Great color and detail.  Signed.  Mint condition.  (#51240)

Item #: 51240
Sold for $9,500

A.walter, Walter Vase

Walter Vase
Walter Vase

Another fine example of pate-de-verre from A. Walter.  The beetle is frequently used on the best Art Nouveau items and it repeats three times on this vase.  6½".  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 709103
Sold

A.walter, Water Lily Tray

Water Lily Tray
Water Lily Tray
Water Lily Tray

The water lilies on this wonderful A. Walter pate-de-verre tray are realistic, colorful and beautiful.  The shape is Art Nouveau and elegant.  It's a nice, large size at 12¼" x 8¼" and a very fine example for the best collections.  Signed.  Mint condition.

Item #: 2312001
Sold for $5,500 in 2014