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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 40

    A DANISH SILVER PITCHER

    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, CIRCA 1925

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DANISH SILVER PITCHER
    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, CIRCA 1925
    Baluster, with wood handle and berry detail, engraved FROM ROBERT SUPPES WATERS TO HIS MOTHER ALICE SUPPES WATERS DECEMBER 25, 1925 under base, no. 385, marked under base, also with accession number
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) high; 17 oz. (541 gr.) gross weight


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    Provenance

    Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (see lot 176 for further details)


    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUNDS OF CARNEGIE MUSEUM OF ART, PITTSBURGH