Georg Jensen JoPol Sterling Cat Brooch C.1940

by Louis Wine

Rare Sterling Cat Brooch, Georg Jensen Inc C.1940 JoPol. Designed by Joan Polsdorfer, modernist whimsical design. The cat’s head brooch, with one eye a cabochon green stone, adorned with four long whiskers. Polsdorfer was the first American jewelry designer and maker to work for Georg Jensen, USA. Stamped JoPol Sterling Georg Jensen Inc USA 256. Measures: 1.75 x 1.25 inches. Weight: 14.60 gm.

SKU: AL3460 Category:

Description

Rare Sterling Cat Brooch, Georg Jensen Inc C.1940 JoPol. Designed by Joan Polsdorfer, modernist whimsical design. The cat’s head brooch, with one eye a cabochon green stone, adorned with four long whiskers. Polsdorfer was the first American jewelry designer and maker to work for Georg Jensen, USA. Stamped JoPol Sterling Georg Jensen Inc USA 256. Measures: 1.75 x 1.25 inches. Weight: 14.60 gm.

Louis Wine

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) at 150 Cumberland Street (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.