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    Sale 2062

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 215

    JEAN PUIFORCAT (1887-1945)

    A 'CANNES' PATTERN SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE, DESIGNED CIRCA 1928

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    JEAN PUIFORCAT (1887-1945)
    A 'Cannes' Pattern Silver Flatware Service, designed circa 1928
    comprising:
    twelve dinner knives
    twelve dinner forks
    fourteen dinner spoons
    twelve dessert spoons
    twelve tea spoons
    twelve salad forks
    one ladle
    one serving fork
    one carving knife
    each piece stamped with firm's mark, French poinçon and FRANCE PUIFORCAT, the knife blades stamped JEAN E. PUIFORCAT (77)


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    cf. F. de Bonneville, Jean Puiforcat, Paris, 1986, p. 253 for an illustration of this model.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FORMELY FROM THE COLLECTION OF NAOMI LEFF