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    Sale 2259

    Important Objects of Vertu, English, Continental and American Silver

    22 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 39

    A GROUP OF DANISH SILVER TABLE ARTICLES

    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF DANISH SILVER TABLE ARTICLES
    MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising: a covered entrée dish, no. 290, a saucepan with wood handle, no. 55, two salt dishes and two casters with different marks, three no. 180, two salt spoons, no. 110, marked under bases, the entree dish and sauce pan both stamped 1919, each with accession numbers, the reverse of entrée dish and saucepan engraved TO ALICE ANDREWS WATERS FROM HER BROTHER ROBERT SUPPES WATERS JOHNSTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA, DECEMBER 27, 1923.
    The entrée dish 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) long; 36 oz. (1,137 gr.) gross weight (8)


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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