ORFEVRERIE CHRISTOFLE – LUC LANEL – Fruit Bowl for the Normandy cruiser - c.1930

ORFEVRERIE CHRISTOFLE – LUC LANEL – Fruit Bowl for the Normandy cruiser - c.1930

SKU: 1294

Iconic modern style fruit bowl designed in 1932  by Luc Lanel (1893-1965) for Christofle and used for the first class passengers of the legendary Art Deco ocean cruiser Le Normandie.

  • PRODUCT INFO

    Silver plated circular fruit bowl resting on a  circular base, topped by a pedestal consisting of four spheres connected to a disc.

    This is the non hammered silver plated version which is more valued then the more common hammered one.

    Described with large picture in book Lanel, Luc & Marjolaine, Dominique Forest, Editions Norma, page 12 and 13 as a piece of art that combines Simplicity, Purity and Grace. 

  • SIGNATURE/MARKS:

    Punch/mark Christofle France for Christofle Orfévrerie Master Goldsmith under the base

  • DATE:

    c. 1930

  • MATERIAL:

    Silver -plated metal

  • ORIGIN:

    France

  • SIZE:

    35 cm/13,8 -inch diameter 10 cm/ 3,94 inch high

  • WEIGHT:

    1,70 kg – 3,12 lb

  • CONDITION:

    MINT

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