• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5659

    Christie's Interiors

    12 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 126

    A GROUP OF 39 REFERENCE BOOKS ON SILVER

    MOSTLY ENGLISH, ALSO FRENCH, GERMAN & DANISH, 20TH CENTURY

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    A GROUP OF 39 REFERENCE BOOKS ON SILVER
    MOSTLY ENGLISH, ALSO FRENCH, GERMAN & DANISH, 20TH CENTURY
    Including History of Old Sheffield Plate, F.Bradbury (1973 reprint), Jackson's Silver & Gold Marks, edited by I.Pickford (revised edition, 1989), Silver Boxes, Eric Delieb (Herbert Jenkins, 1968), Paul Storr, N.Penzer (reprint), English & other Silver, the collection of Irwin Untermeyer, Y.Hackenbroch, 1963, signed by author & by Untermeyer Three Centuries of French Domestic Silver, F.Dennis (New York, 1960), 2 vols. in slip case, The Collector's Dictionary of the Silver & Gold of Great Britain & North America, M.Clayton, (Hamlyn, 1971), Virtuoso Goldsmiths 1540-1620, J.Hayward, (Sotheby, 1976), inscribed in Latin by author, Der Goldschmeide Merkzeichen,, Band IV, (M.Rosenberg, Berlin, 1928), London Goldsmiths 1697-1837, A.Grimwade, 1976, The Hoblitzelle Collection of English Silver (Texas, 1957) with signed bookplate, in slipcase, Dutch Silver, M.Gans, (Faber & Faber, 1961), Dictionnaire des Poincons de Maitres-Orfèvres Francais, Beuque & Frapsauce, (Paris, 1964), Old Danish Silver, Boesen & Boje, (Copenhagen, 1949), The Art of Carl Fabergé, A.K.Snowman, (1968 reprint), and various other titles (39)


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