TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE, NO. 1017 | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE, NO. 1017

Estimated value: 10,000—15,000 US$

Reached Price : 15,600 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 120

Design

HENNING KOPPEL
Manufacturer Georg Jensen, Copenhagen

Architonic id

4107768

Silver and wood
Comprising coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl, cream jug
Each marked under base
Together with a milk jug, no. 1017
Produced by Georg Jensen, Copenhagen, with the firm's 1945-1977 mark
Marked under base
Coffee pot: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm) high 77.4 oz (2,407 g) not illustrated

Provenance:
Christie's New York, June 13, 1987, lot 67

Literature and References:
100th Birthday of Georg Jensen, 1966, p. 53
Hughes, 1967, p. 22
Modernt Skaninaviskt Silver, 1987, p. 149
Georg Jensen and the Silversmiths, 1988, pp. 23-24
Drucker, 1997, p. 228
Funder, 1999, p. 160
Drucker and Drucker, 2002, pp. 109-110
Taylor and Laskey, 2003, pp. 303-304