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A French Silver Louis XVI-style Four-piece Tea Set and Matching Tray, Georges Falkenberg, Paris, circa 1900
Estimate
9,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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47
A French Silver Louis XVI-style Four-piece Tea Set and Matching Tray, Georges Falkenberg, Paris, circa 1900
Estimate
9,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A French Silver Louis XVI-style Four-piece Tea Set and Matching Tray, Georges Falkenberg, Paris, circa 1900

each piece with fluted lower body below a running band of ribbon-wrapped berried laurel, the fluted domed covers with bud finials, reeded angular handles, the hot water urn on three supports headed by rams' heads and terminating in hoof feet and with spigot formed as a ram head, the rectangular tray with canted corners, conforming border and loop handles centered by rams' heads


comprising: Teapot, Hot Water Urn on Stand, covered Sugar Bowl, Creamer and two-handled Tray, each with maker's mark and French control marks
length of tray over handles 30 3/4 in., height of hot water urn 15 1/2 in.
78.1cm, 39.3cm
232oz 10dwt
7234g
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Provenance

Purchased by Felix Suares, one of the founders of the National Bank of Egypt, and descended in the family.

19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver and Works of Art

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New York