Auctions → 7 and 8 May 2021: Jewellery and Watches - Art and Antiques → Art and Antiques → Georg Jensen: A Cutlery Set 'Acorn' for 6 Persons
Copenhagen, after 1945, design 1915 (Johan Rohde). Silver, varying stamped. Assay mark, 'STERLING DENMARK', mm.: 'GEORG JENSEN'. Partially import marks for London, USA, Sweden. 54-parted: 6 round soup spoons, 6 dessert Spoons, 6 coffee spoons, 6 large tea spoons, 6 dinner forks, 6 starter forks, 6 dessert forks, 6 dinner knifes, 6 starter knifes. Overall weight without luncheon knifes approx. 1345 g. - Danish silversmith, 1895-1901 Studies at the Royal Danish Academy of Art in Copenhagen, then worked in the studio of the Danish court jeweler Michelsen. In 1904 opening of his own studio in Copenhagen where Jensen first produced works in the Art Nouveau style. Soon after he founded the company Georg Jensen, which is famous for their designs in the functional style of the Danish industrial designs.