"FLECHE" CANDLEHOLDERS, pair | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-"FLECHE" CANDLEHOLDERS, pair

Estimated value: 6,000—8,000 US$

Reached Price : 6,000 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 60

Design

GIO PONTI
Manufacturer Christofle, Paris

Architonic id

4107714

Silver-plated pewter
Stamped FRANCE and with manufacturer's mark
8 1/8 x 7 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. (20.6 x 19.7 x 13.7 cm)

Literature and References:
Graham Hughes, Modern Silver Throughout the World 1880-1967, New York, 1967, p. 175
Anne Bony, Les Annees 30, Paris, 1987, p. 1053
Ugo La Pietra, ed., Gio Ponti, New York, 1995, p. 42