• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 2295

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 64

    HENNING KOPPEL (1918-1981)

    A STAINLESS STEEL FLATWARE SERVICE IN THE 'NEW YORK' PATTERN, DESIGNED 1963

    Price Realised  

    HENNING KOPPEL (1918-1981)
    A Stainless Steel Flatware Service in the 'New York' pattern, designed 1963
    manufactured by Georg Jensen, comprising:
    eight dinner forks
    eight dinner knives
    eight tablespoons
    eight teaspoons
    two compote spoons
    forks and spoons stamped Georg Jensen stainless Denmark and knives stamped Georg Jensen Denmark (30)


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    Henning Koppel created the present cutlery design for the New York World's Fair in 1963. The pattern won the Danish Design award - Denmark's most important design prize - in 1966.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this service only contains 4 tablespoons and not 8 as stated in the catalogue. The total number of pieces is 30, not 34.
    The estimate has been reduced to $2,000-3,000.