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Erik Magnussen
"THE MODERN AMERICAN" FOOTED BOWL
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
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103
Erik Magnussen
"THE MODERN AMERICAN" FOOTED BOWL
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important 20th Century Design Including the Charles M. Pratt Desk and Chair by Greene & Greene

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Erik Magnussen
"THE MODERN AMERICAN" FOOTED BOWL

impressed GORHAM /EM/ Gorham cypher/14064 STERLING and MADE FOR SPAULDING COMPANY


silver


5 1/2 in. (13.9 cm) high 8 3/8 in. (21.3cm) diameter

1928


retailed by Spaulding Company, Chicago, IL
manufactured by The Gorham Company, Providence, RI
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Literature

"The Modern American," Jeweler's Circular, July 5, 1928, p. 2 (for a Gorham Company advertisement showing a similar model)
Jewel Stern, Modernism in American Silver, New Haven, 2005, p. 30 (for a larger version of this model)

Catalogue Note

Only 25 examples of the "Modern American" bowl were created.  This model is in the permanent collection of the Brooklyn Museum, and a larger variant of this bowl is in the Dallas Museum of Art.

Important 20th Century Design Including the Charles M. Pratt Desk and Chair by Greene & Greene

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New York