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Brown, Jim

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The paperweights illustrated below show a cross-section of the work of this millefiori artist.

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  • Hollow white crimps form a basket around a large white & magenta feature cane and 2 rows of millefiori. The first row has 14 white, double-ruffle canes; the second row is composed of blue-veneered white collars around pale-green tubes. The weight is cut with a circular top window and 8 oval side facets.Signed with a small “B” cane; scratch-signed and...

  • A standard-size weight with a good assortment of crimps, cogs, crosses, ruffles, collars, and complex composite canes in an amazing range of colours - violet, forest green with aventurine, pale green, pink, aqua, mauve, pale and cobalt blue, peach, cranberry, yellow and white - enclosed in a multi-coloured stave basket. The millefiori cushion rises high...

  • A large concentric consisting of 3 rows of crimp canes in subtle shades of pink and green, plus 3 rows of white double ruffles around a complex green & white centre cane - sprinkled with green aventurine. The 6 rings are enclosed in a basket of pale blue and white ruffle staves.A “B” signature cane is incorporated in the outer row and the weight is...

  • From a blue-and-white centre cane, dark-blue tubes with white latticinio threads spiralling around them - lined on both sides by white ruffle canes - divide the weight into 4 panels. Each quadrant is closely packed with an assortment of intricate crimp and complex canes, in shades ranging from green, blue and turquoise to pink, ruby and maroon - including...

  • A mid-size closepack with cogs, crimps, ruffles, composite and some extremely complex canes mainly in shades of blue & white - relieved by a hint of pink, green and brown - enclosed in a blue and white basket. The staves of the basket are pale-blue & white corrugated canes alternating with dark blue tubes with fine white latticinio threads...

  • The 7-row concentric is composed of 3 rows of white ruffle canes in collars, a row of red and white, followed by white and pink canes with a red centre; the outer row of hollow pink crimp canes is drawn underneath to form a basket.A “B” signature cane is set in the 5th row from the centre. Scratch-signed and dated on the polished base.  

  • A white carpet ground composed of ruffle, stardust & whorl canes, cogwheels & corrugated tubes, with the outer row pulled underneath to form a basket. The pure white canes are set over a cobalt blue interior which lends them a faint blue shimmer.A “B” signature cane is set in the millefiori canes and the weight is scratch-signed and dated on the...

  • White staves - lined with green - enclose an assortment of mainly pastel-coloured ruffle canes - some surrounded by a parson’s collar - with a few stronger-coloured cog canes strewn amongst them to highlight the softer tones.A “B” signature cane is set in the millefiori canopy and the weight is also script-signed and dated on the flat, polished base.  

  • A panelled design set in a blue stave basket, which is drawn to the centre underneath the weight. From the green & wine-red complex centre set up, 8 radials - 4 white, blue & yellow twists and 4 blue tubes enclosed in fine sprialling latticinio - divide the millefiori cushion into panels. The canes filling the panels are a mixture of ruffle and...

  • A mid-size weight in the style of 19th century Gillinder weights - with 2 outer rows of deep-pink, 8-lobed canes enclosing 2 rows of white flower-like canes with a central white rod and a row of pale-green crimp canes between them. The centre consists of 7 blue & white crimps around white rods in a pink & white collar. A fine weight with a...

  • A carpet ground in the style of antique St. Louis weights with pale-lavender-lined, oatmeal-coloured canes. The purple and white centre floret is surrounded by a ring of corrugated canes in lavender-and-green and a ring of white canes. Distributed around the weight are 7 pale blue-and-green complex canes in purple and white collars. The outer staves are...

  • Within an outer basket - formed of blue swirls - are 2 concentric rows of white and blue canes surrounding a centre cluster of 3 greyish-blue canes, 3 white ruffles and a 15-toothed blue & white cog.“B”signature cane; script-signed and dated on the flat, polished base.  

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