3029
3029
An American Silver Art Nouveau Candlestick, William B. Kerr, Newark, NJ, circa 1905
LOT SOLD. 1,625 USD
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3029
An American Silver Art Nouveau Candlestick, William B. Kerr, Newark, NJ, circa 1905
LOT SOLD. 1,625 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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An American Silver Art Nouveau Candlestick, William B. Kerr, Newark, NJ, circa 1905
the base formed as three conjoined lotus leaves rising to a tall slender stem surmounted by a blossom-form sconce
marked on underside of stem
height 7 7/8 in.
20cm
3oz 4dwt
100g
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Catalogue Note

The firm of William B. Kerr was active in Newark from at least the 1880s and was particularly known for Art Nouveau smalls.  The proportions of this model seems derived from the work of Chicago Arts & Crafts metalworker Robert R. Jarvie.

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York