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Tag: Georg Jensen

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    Georg Jensen, a Danish silversmith, tried his hand at pottery and sculpture before setting up his silver business in 1904. Initially known for his jewelry, Jensen’s designs for flatware and hollowware quickly became known for their quality craftsmanship. Although Jensen died in 1934, his company survived him and continues producing…

    10K-14K Gold & Diamond Heart Pendant
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    Toomey & Co. Auctioneers to present 'Art & Design' sale on June 28

    Lot 420: George Nakashima, splayed leg dining table. Estimate $8,000-12,000 OAK PARK, IL.-Toomey & Co. Auctioneers will conduct its second Art & Design sale of 2020 on Sunday, June 28, showcasing nearly 600 lots of fine and decorative artworks, sculpture, early 20th century and modern furniture, art pottery, lighting, silver, jewelry,…

    Toomey & Co. Auctioneers to present 'Art & Design' sale on June 28
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    Online: Art & Antiques - Day 2

    Tiffany Studio’s Art Nouveau lamps were first made in 1893 by Tiffany designer Clara Driscoll. These leaded glass lamps were handmade by the company’s skilled artisans through the copper foil method. The upcoming Art & Antiques sale, presented by Cottone Auctions, highlights a leaded glass and patinated bronze pomegranate table…

    French 10K Gold and Enameled Ladies Watch
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    Atlanta Collections, Session II

    In his early years, Georg Jensen apprenticed as a goldsmith under a firm called Guldsmed Andersen. Jensen would eventually become a noted Danish silversmith who began the Copenhagen company that bears his name. As he traveled through Europe, he embraced the prevailing Art Nouveau style, which would influence many of…

    A Flemish Verdure Tapestry
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    Silver & Vertu

    The American silversmith Samuel Kirk was well known for introducing the repoussé metalworking technique to the United States. This involves hammering the reverse side of a malleable metal to craft a low-relief design. One of the key lots showcased in the upcoming Silver & Vertu auction, offered by Rago, is…

    Tiffany & Co., marine-themed tankard
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    Fine Jewelry, Silver, Glass, & Fashion

    Inside the briefcase that houses a Breitling Royal Air Force Emergency wristwatch is a large printed message that reads “Warning: For Aeronautical Use Only.” This watch was designed with the first built-in personal locator beacon, allowing the wearer to send distress calls if they are incapacitated. A Breitling Emergency wristwatch…

    14K WHITE GOLD, AQUAMARINE, & DIAMOND RING, 16.5CT
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    Art & Antiques

    The 1986 Michael Jordan Fleer rookie card set was initially a flop, as most collectors preferred the baseball rookie cards. As a result, most shopkeepers returned these unopened packs to the company. Today, these Jordan rookies are highly sought-after. The upcoming Art & Antiques Auction, presented by Cottone Auctions, presents…

    Art & Antiques
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    The Spring Inventory Sale - Rare & Unique Silver Hollowware, Jewelry & Gift Items

    With a focus on silverware, Georg Jensen A/S is a Danish design company founded by silversmith Georg Arthur Jensen in 1904. Five years later, Jensen opened his first shop in Berlin, and in 1912, he opened a bigger workshop and retail store in Copenhagen. The Spring Inventory Sale, presented by…

    Vintage Georg Jensen Brooch 119 Amber
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    The Collector: English & European 18th & 19th Century Furniture, Ceramics, Silver & Works of Art

    From 18th-century salons to 20th-century dinner tables, the candelabrum has witnessed a revival with every passing age. An American silver, copper, and antler eight-light candelabrum is a highlight of Christie's upcoming English & European 18th & 19th Century Furniture, Ceramics, Silver & Works of Art auction. The piece has an…

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) PORCELAIN RECTANGULAR PLAQUE
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    Toomey & Co. to offer 17 Oak Park Art League paintings in 'Interiors' auction on May 6

    Linen Fold desk lamp: octagonal shade on a Graduate base, #558. Estimate $3,000-5,000. OAK PARK, IL.- During the Interiors auction on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, Toomey & Co. Auctioneers will offer over 600 lots of fine and decorative artwork, sculpture, early 20th century and modern furniture, art pottery, lighting, silver, jewelry, and more…

    Toomey & Co. to offer 17 Oak Park Art League paintings in 'Interiors' auction on May 6
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    A Unique Collaboration: Johan Rohde & Georg Jensen

    Johan Rohde began a long and significant collaboration with the Georg Jensen Silversmithy after commissioning several of his own designs. Impressed with the results, Jensen secured a long-term contract with Rohde seven years later. A selection of the resulting collaborative works will be offered in the upcoming Johan Rohde and…

    Very Rare Vintage Georg Jensen Kings Bowl 250B by Johan Rohde
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    Greg Pepin's Timed Auction Highlights Unique Collaboration Between Johan Rohde & Georg Jensen

    Denmark-based dealer, Greg Pepin Silver, is now hosting, 'A Unique Collaboration: Johan Rohde & Georg Jensen' Timed Auction from March 23-April 6. This specialty catalog highlights items that exemplify the collaboration between world-renowned Danish silversmith, Georg Jensen, and accomplished designer Johan Rohde. Online bidding is available exclusively on Bidsquare.  Lot 65, Rare Vintage Georg Jensen Tea Service 353 by Johan Rohde…

    Georg Jensen,
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    ABC: Estate Finds

    Austrian-born Billy Wilder was an American film director and screenwriter. His career spanned more than five decades, earning him respect as a leading filmmaker of the Hollywood Golden Age. Found in the upcoming ABC: Estate Finds auction, offered by Millea Bros. Ltd., is a silver foot bowl with the inscription…

    ABC: Estate Finds
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    Neue Auctions Will Bounce Into Spring With A 300-Lot, Internet-Only Decorative Arts & Antiques Auction

    Georg Jensen sterling silver 5-piece coffee service in the Blossom pattern, weighing 2,171 grams (or 69.79 oz. troy), all pieces stamped “Georg Jensen Sterling Denmark”. Est. $4,000-$6,000. CLEVELAND, OH.- Fresh off a highly successful fine arts sale in February that saw auction records fall for several prominent artists, Neue Auctions will bounce into…

    Georg Jensen sterling silver 5-piece coffee service in the Blossom pattern, weighing 2,171 grams
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    March Decorative Arts & Antiques Auction

    When the United States raised the cost of European silver imports during the 1840s, John Gorham, of Gorham Silver, saw an opportunity for domestic growth. Less than 20 years later, he was accepting commissions from Mary Todd Lincoln, the First Lady of the United States. A Gorham sterling silver flatware…

    Great Pair of Japanese Glazed Ceramic Foo Dogs
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    Schwenke Leap Day Auction Features Audrey Poole Collection Of Modern Art & Furniture

    Edward Wormley for Dunbar, rare cherrywood “heart” stool. On Saturday, February 29th Schwenke Auctioneers will hold a “Leap Day” Fine Estates Auction which comprises over 350 lots of estate and collector items, featuring over one hundred lots of mid-century modern furniture and modern art from the Westchester County, New York collection of…

    Edward Wormley for Dunbar, rare cherrywood “heart” stool.
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    Open Salts: The Collection of Barbara & Elmer Guilmartin

    The upcoming Open Salts auction will highlight pieces from the collection of Barbara & Elmer Guilmartin, offered by Nest Egg Auctions. A selection of open salt containers is available in the sale. These salt cellars, which are small open bowls for holding spices, were the saltshakers of the 19th century. …

    Decorative Arts
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    DuMouchelles Saturday, January 18th Auction

    Danish silversmith Georg Jensen first established his Copenhagen brand in 1904. He was greatly influenced by Art Nouveau silhouettes as well as then-burgeoning Modernism; both would ultimately contribute to his signature aesthetic. Two items by Georg Jensen are highlighted in the upcoming auction offered by DuMouchelles: a cosmos pattern seven-piece…

    NATURAL RUBY & DIAMOND, GOLD KNOT RING
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    Doyle+Design

    The Doyle+Design auction offered by Doyle will showcase contemporary and modern design, furniture, and works from makers of the 20th and 21st centuries. Standing out in the furniture and design offerings are pieces from Tiffany Studios, Jacques Adnet, Max Ingrand for Fontana, Jean-Michel Frank, and more. The leading lot of…

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    Estate Auction Cartier Van Cleef Tiffany Georg Jensen

    Discover a range of jewelry items in the upcoming Estate Auction offered by Allure Antique Auction Company. This auction features luxury brands such as Cartier, Van Cleef, Tiffany along with Georg Jensen. One of the highlights of the sale is a diamond tennis necklace from Cartier. The beaded necklace is…

    Cartier Vintage 18k Yellow Gold Fancy Flat Link Long Necklace 28"