Garden of Paradise Hand-Painted Crystal Water Pitcher

The classic midcentury Alpha tumbler in mouth-blown muslin glass has been reimagined by one of London’s most fascinating illustrators, Tatiana de Nicolay. Her Garden of Paradise design adds an equally delicate landscape featuring a crowned bird on a fruit-bearing tree, all hand-painted at the Lobmeyr workshop.

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Meet the Maker:


This Viennese glassmaker was already 60 years old when it collaborated with Thomas Edison on the first electric chandelier. Today, three cousins, Andreas, Leonid and Johannes Rath run the family business, upholding the cutting and buffing techniques of their ancestors while collaborating with some of Europe's most exciting contemporary designers.