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    Sale 5341

    20th Century Decorative Arts

    29 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 249

    EDOUARD MARCEL SANDOZ

    A SILVERED-BRONZE PAPER KNIFE, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

    EDOUARD MARCEL SANDOZ
    A SILVERED-BRONZE PAPER KNIFE, CIRCA 1930
    the handle in the form of a snail, moulded mark to blade Ed. M. Sandoz
    10in. (25.4cm.) long


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    Provenance: Mrs. Mary Josephine Wilson, thence by descent.
    This paper knife was given as a gift by Sandoz to his nurse, Mrs. Mary J. Wilson. A bronze Cire Perdue sculpture, CHAT ASSIS, and part of the same bequest, will be sold in sale 7620 lot 50 on 28 October in our King Street salerooms.

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