Deacons, J.+C.

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All the paperweights illustrated below have been sold.

This page shows typical examples of the work of John & Craig Deacons.

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  • A centre yellow & green thistle cane is encircled by a row of green complex canes followed by a row of white stardust canes alternating with pale-green pastry-moulds. Triangular panels of blue & pink complex millefiori canes complete the 6-point star, which is set on an opaque black ground. Concave fire-polished base.

  • An assortment of multi-coloured millefiori canes closely packed in a 3-colour basket. The canes include 3 Clichy-style roses and 4 silhouettes (a bird, a dog and 2 mountain goats). In addition, there are thistle, complex star canes and whorls. The basket is made of purple & white staves, alternating with the translucent amethyst of the cushion - which...

  • A pink, white & pale-blue complex millefiori cane anchors fine red, white & blue rods which swirl like a catherine wheel in a clockwise direction under a clear dome before coming together again in the concave, polished base.Signed with a JD1998 signature/date cane in the centre of the base.

  • A domed weight with a small cluster of 20 colourful complex millefiori canes - including a stag silhouette - floating above a basket of blue & white filigree twists.Signed with a JD signature cane in the closepack cluster. Polished, concave base.

  • A well-crafted classic spoke design around a rose cane and a single ring of purple & white complex millefiori canes. Lilac, white, pink, pale-amber, blue & green canes are set in a 1-1-2-2 formation between 9 lemon spokes. The blue flash overlay is finished with a large circular top facet and 5 side facets with flute-cuts between them.A JD...

  • A blue & white flower and bud rest on a white muslin cushion within a pink-on-white double overlay. Encircling the flower is a garland of pale-blue & topaz rose canes separated by pink & white crimps. The overlay is finished with a top facet, 10 oval side facets and a row of 6 star-cuts.Embedded in the polished, concave base is a JHD 2017...

  • A pink-on-white double overlay enclosing a pink camomile with white-tipped petals and white stardust stamen. Together with its stem and 7 green leaves, it rests on a white muslin stave crown. The overlay is finished with a scalloped top facet, 6 round and 6 oval side facets plus 6 slit facets cut to white.Embedded in the polished, concave base is a JD...

  • A medium-size weight centred by a red-aventurine bodied butterfly on white lace over a pale-yellow ground. The outstretched blue wings have lemon & black markings close to the body and similar “eye-spots” at the tips. The insect is enclosed within a garland of pale-yellow & purple Clichy-style rose canes separated by white complex millefiori canes...

  • A small triple overlay - purple on white on pale-blue - encasing a canopy of closely-packed millefiori canes with the outer row pulled into the base. The colourful complex canes include 3 silhouettes - 2 birds and a dog. The overlay is cut with a top facet and 24 oval facets set in 2 rows.Signed with a JD cane within the design. Polished, concave base.

  • A beautifully simple design centred by a pink/purple fuchsia blossom on a bed of white upset muslin. The lampwork flower, with its leaves and stem, is set within a finely-twisted blue & white torsade and a border garland of complex millefiori stardust canes.Signed with a JHD 2016 cane in the centre of the polished, concave base.

  • Spaced around a complex millefiori centre cane on a bed of white muslin are another 12 canes - including 3 rose canes, a butterfly cane and silhouettes of a bird and a deer. The blue flash overlay is finished with a large circular top facet with a pie-crust edge. Between each of the 5 side facets is a spray cut.A JD 2015 signature/date cane is set in the...

  • The green-on-blue double overlay is cut with a top and 7 side facets to reveal a gold-aventurine bodied butterfly on a bed of white muslin. The outstretched lavender wings have black & yellow markings. The insect is encircled by a border garland of complex pale-pink and green millefiori canes.Signed with a JHD 2015 cane in the polished, concave base.  

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