The Harcourt 1841 collection, the oldest in the Baccarat Crystal archive, is reputed for its iconic design. Created in 1841, Harcourt 1841 stemware has been chosen by historical icons Pope John-Paul II, the Queen of Thailand, the King of Morocco, and many other important figures. The Harcourt 1841 collection has also been a staple of French power, selected during the age of Napoleon III to its contemporary use in the Palais de lElyse. The Harcourt 1841 is characterized by its architectural form: the flat cut pattern along the sides and the hexagonal base. Its craftsmanship is evident from every beveled angle, from its regal and graceful form. The Harcourt collection extends to crystal vases, bowls, barware and lighting. Hand made in France. Cashs of Ireland is an authorized online boutique of Baccarat Crystal.
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.
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