Georg Jensen by Rohde Sterling Silver Footed Bowl / Centerpiece in Pattern 171
Sterling silver Georg Jensen footed and round flared compote / bowl / centerpiece on a pedestal adorned with fruits and fauna. Pattern no. 171 by Johann Rohde. Measuring 5 1/2'' high and 8" in diameter. Weighing 21.3 ozt. Bearing hallmarks as shown.
Georg Jensen, a Danish silversmith, set up his own silver business in 1904 in Copenhagen. Jensen's training in metalsmithing along with his education in the fine arts allowed him to combine the two disciplines and revive the tradition of the artist craftsman. Soon, the beauty and quality of his creations caught the eye of the public and his success was assured. The Copenhagen quarters were greatly expanded and before the end of the 1920s, Jensen had opened retail in Berlin (1909), London (1921), and New York (1924).
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