Baccarat collaboration with Kenzo Takada lead to a special Asia-focused collection. The origins of Buddhism date back to the 6th century B.C. and still today, the world over, Buddha is the quintessential emblem of spiritual awakening. Pairing the unlikely materials of clear crystal with a black lacquered plaform, Baccarat Buddha is a stately rendering of this symbolic figure, based on a very traditional hand-carved wooden version. The translucence of the crystal evokes the aspiration for spiritual clarity, and is a perfect decorative item for Asian-inspired zen interiors. Each Buddha by Baccarat is numbered and signed at the bottom.
The luminosity of Baccarat clear crystal figure is crafted into two figures melded into a single columnar shape, representing the ever-unbreakable bond between mother and child. The nativity of Jesus Christ is depicted as portrait of maternal love, with Saint Mary lovingly holding her baby. The beauty of the Baccarat clear crystal imbues this statuette with mysticism and spirituality. Moreover, the lucidity of the crystal symbolically represents the clarity of sacred and divine love. The detail in the facial features and the pleating of the robe illustrates the finery of Baccarat craftsmanship. A perfect gift for the holidays, this figurine pays tribute to holy Biblical mythology and the sacred nature of familial love.
The ancient wisdom of the east meets the fine craftsmanship of the West. Baccarats sitting Buddha was designed by Kenzo Takada and handcrafted of fine French lead crystal by Baccarat. Traditionally styled lacquered wood base. Handcrafted full-lead crystal made in France.
This cherub with carefully contoured wings is made from the finest Baccarat clear crystal. Gracefully seated with criss-crossed legs and extended arms, this wholesome cherub willingly offers his heart to the person he adores. The cherub face is titled upwards, cementing the connection between himself and his loved one with this declarative gesture. Designed by Jean-Pierre Godon for Baccarat, this little cupid is a wonderfully tender-hearted emblem of devotion. Be it to celebrate Valentine Day or honor an anniversary, this angel figurine is suitable for any sentimental occasion that warrants a beautiful token of affection for your beloved.
Crystal has, from the beginning, affixed its
signature on strong works illustrating all the
facets of artistic craftsmanship and covering a
vast repertoire of inspiration. In 1764 King
Louis XV of France gave Bishop Montmorency-Laval
of Metz permission to found a glassworks in the
village of Baccarat located in Lorraine in
eastern France. Crystal Classics is an authorized
Baccarat Crystal has, from the beginning, affixed its signature on strong works illustrating all the facets of artistic craftsmanship and covering a vast repertoire of inspiration.
In 1764 King Louis XV of France gave Bishop Montmorency-Laval of Metz permission to found a glassworks in the village of Baccarat located in Lorraine in eastern France.
The creations of great artists inspired by the magic of crystal are all magnificent stones brought together into building the Art de Vivre collection.
This is how Baccarat perpetuates the great French tradition of a cosmopolitan art of living. Envisioned by Philippe Starck, the Baccarat House in Paris, home to the brand’s headquarters, is a meeting place for its most beautiful creations – and one of its most beautiful manifestations.