Christofle Art Deco Silver Plate Sauceboat and Ladle each conforming to the shape of a swan, designed by Christian Fjerdingstad for Christofle, France. C. 1935. The Sauceboat on oval shaped footed base with wavy design motif, plain oval shaped body with slightly tapering flat tail. The ovoid ladle with plain tapering neck stem and swan face handle. Overall Length: 11 ½ inches Height of Sauceboat: 2 ¼ inches. Breadth of Sauceboat: 4 inches. Marked around the rim of the base with Christofle Gallia Marks. Condition: Good. Reflections from photography only.
Christofle Art Deco Silver Plate Sauceboat C.1935 SOLDby Louis Wine
Christofle Art Deco Silver Plate Sauceboat C.1935
Louis Wine Ltd., Toronto specialists in Antique Silver , Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts, are a 4th generation family business.Louis Wine (1865-1946) founded the company in Dublin, Ireland in 1880. Louis Wine began selling to silver collectors in Dublin from a shop in historic Wellington Quay. In 1908, he located on Dublin's fashionable Grafton Street. To the firm came the worlds leading Georgian Silver collectors. Pieces by Paul de Lamerie, Paul Storr, Hester Bateman and Irish Georgian Silver were constantly on display. Our gallery run by Richard (Louis Wine's great grandson) in Yorkville Toronto, displays a range of fine Antique Silver, Old Sheffield Plate, Antique Jewellery & Decorative Arts from the 18th-20th century, including Bateman, Storr, Ramsden, Tiffany, Knox, Liberty, Jensen, Christopher Dresser.