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Georg Jensen: A Fish Cutlery 'Acorn' for 12 Persons


Georg Jensen (Kopenhagen 1866 - Hellerup/Kopenhagen 1935)

A Fish Cutlery 'Acorn' for 12 Persons


Lot-No. 619 | Proceeds: 1.100,00 €

Copenhagen, after 1945, design 1915 (Johan Rohde). Silver, varying stamped. Assay mark, 'STERLING DENMARK', mm.: 'GEORG JENSEN'. 24-parted: 12x fish forks, 12x fish knifs. Overall weight without luncheon knifes approx. 1218 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.

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