Rare Set Christofle Art Deco Luc Lanel Coolers and underplates, C.1935. This model, Ondulation, was designed for the Normandie Ocean liner. Height large cooler: approximately 8 1/8 inches. Height smaller cooler: 5.25 inches (excluding handle). Diameter of underplates: 9.25 and 6.75 inches respectively. Christofle marks on bases. Literature: A Wichmann, Die Neue Sammlung Munchen, 1986/87, page 45 (full-page reproduction) – The World of Art Deco, Minneapolis Institute of Art, pages 66/67 – Bruckmanns Silber
Rare Set Christofle Art Deco Luc Lanel Coolers and underplates C.1935by Louis Wine
Rare Set Christofle Art Deco Luc Lanel Coolers and underplates 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) 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.