Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 65
Danish Silver ‘Coral’ Vase, Carl Poul Petersen, Copenhagen, 1928
  • Danish Silver ‘Coral’ Vase, Carl Poul Petersen, Copenhagen, 1928

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Danish Silver ‘Coral’ Vase, Carl Poul Petersen, Copenhagen, 1928

with slightly bulbous flaring rim and stepped foot, chased with stylized coral on a planished ground, set with four coral cabochons
height 8.9" — 22.5 cm.
11.7 oz. — 363 grams

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $3,840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Carl Poul Petersen left Denmark in 1929 with his wife, Inger Jensen, and emigrated to Canada

A large bowl chased with a similar design, but without the coral cabochons found on this earlier vase, is in the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts