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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 65

    A FRENCH SILVER CANDLE HOLDER DESIGNED BY JEAN E. PUIFORCAT

    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, POST-1982

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    A FRENCH SILVER CANDLE HOLDER DESIGNED BY JEAN E. PUIFORCAT
    MARK OF PUIFORCAT, PARIS, POST-1982
    Loop-form, the outer surface with linear engraving along the axis, the base fitted with a glass hemisphere, now missing socket, marked at base, also stamped Jean E. Puiforcat under base
    8 in. (20.3 cm.) wide; 20 oz. (640 gr.) gross weight


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    This model, designed in 1933, is illustrated in Françoise de Bonneville, Jean Puiforcat, 1986, pp. 166-167.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A CORPORATE COLLECTION