Suprematist Plate After a Design by El Lissitzky
Suprematist Plate After a Design by El Lissitzky
Classic Auction No. 720 from Berlin

Art of the Table: Porcelain, Glass & Silver

2016-12-27T14:00:00.000Z2016-12-27T16:00:00.000ZBerlin & Onlinehttps://auctionata.com/en-us/s/1130/auction-art-of-the-table-porcelain-glass-and-silver-december-2016This auction offers fine items for sophisticated table culture. Be enchanted by silver, porcelain and glass from across the centuries. Among the highlights are a Meissen group of figures, created per the design by Peter Strang, an early twentieth-century set of 3 vases KPM, a Paul Nicolas Kameo glass vase, and a 3-piece Tiffany & Co. silver coffee service. --- Special conditions: 15 % buyer's premium incl. VAT. Tuesday, December 27, 9:00 am EST
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This auction offers fine items for sophisticated table culture. Be enchanted by silver, porcelain and glass from across the centuries. Among the highlights are a Meissen group of figures, created per the design by Peter Strang, an early twentieth-century set of 3 vases KPM, a Paul Nicolas Kameo glass vase, and a 3-piece Tiffany & Co. silver coffee service.
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Special conditions: 15 % buyer's premium incl. VAT.

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5 | Paul Nicolas, A Cameo Glass Vase, Early 20th C.
  • Colorless glass with yellow and orange fusing, maroon overlay; etched and cut decoration
  • Nancy/France, early 20th century
  • Paul Nicolas (1875-1952) - French glassmaker
  • Signed ‘d'Argental’ with the Cross of Lorraine at the lower part of the vase
  • Conical shape with recessed shoulders and mouth edge
  • Etched and cut decoration with leaves and grapes
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12 | KPM, Set of 3 Vases with Bacchanal of Putti & Female Masks,1904
  • Porcelain, painted polychrome and gold
  • Berlin, 1904
  • Royal Porcelain Factory Berlin (KPM), established in 1763
  • Model: c. 1775
  • Underglaze blue scepter mark, red imperial orb, partially date letter and painter’s signet
  • Set of 3 matching lidded vases in various heights
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30 | A Tiffany & Co., 3-Piece Silver Coffee Set, USA, c. 1940
  • Sterling silver, wood
  • USA, c. 1940
  • Tiffany & Co. (est. 1837) – US-American luxury and jewelry company
  • 3-parted
  • Each hallmarked on the underside with the maker’s mark, fineness, pattern number ‘22938’, the letter M for John C. Moore II (director 1907-1947) and star; the coffee jug also hallmarked with ‘1 ½ PINTS’
  • Height (coffee jug): 22 cm; height (milk jug): 9.5 cm
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43 | A Silver-Gilt Cloisonné Enamel Kovsh, Ovchinnikov, Moscow, 1892
  • 88 zolotnik silver, gilt, with polychrome cloisonné enamel
  • Russia, Moscow, c. 1892
  • Pavel Ovchinnikov – Russian silversmith, active in Moscow from 1853-1916
  • Hallmarked with maker’s mark, assay mark, fineness and town mark
  • Traditional boat shape on conical stand
  • Sides and handle with fine flowers and foliage décor in polychrome cloisonné
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61 | Pair of Empire Ormolu Bronze Candlesticks, Russia, 19th C.
  • Bronze, fire gilded
  • Russia, 1st half 19th century
  • 2 single-armed candlesticks
  • Round stand with revolving anthemion frieze
  • Above that tapering shaft on ball with three claw feet
  • Towards the top 3 female winged figures with foliage
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