"PREGNANT DUCK" PITCHER, NO. 992 | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-"PREGNANT DUCK" PITCHER, NO. 992

Estimated value: 12,000—18,000 US$

Reached Price : 18,000 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 121

Design

HENNING KOPPEL
Manufacturer Georg Jensen, Copenhagen

Architonic id

4107769

Silver
Produced by Georg Jensen, Copenhagen, with the firm's 1945-1977 mark
Marked under base
11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm) high 48.2 oz (1,499 g)

Provenance:
Gallery Danborg, Copenhagen

Literature and References:
Hiort, 1954, p. 97
Moller, 1965, p. 15
Georg Jensen Sølv, 1966, p. 52
Hughes, 1967, p. 19
Georg Jensen Silversmithy: 77 Artists, 77 Years, 1980, p. 88
Henning Koppel: A Commemorative Exhibition,1982, p. 8
Bony, 1982, p. 357
Schwandt, 1987, p. 3686
Georg Jensen and the Silversmiths, 1988, pp. 28-29
Funder, 1999, p. 157
Kaiser, 2000, pp. 70-74
Fiell and Fiell, 2000, p. 466
Drucker, 2001, pp. 202 and 244
Georg Jensen Artist Exhibition Henning Koppel, 2000, cover
Drucker and Drucker, 2002, p. 107
Fiell and Fiell, 2002, p. 315
Taylor and Laskey, 2003, pp. 23, 298, and 321
August, 2004, p. 55