SVEND HAMMERSHOI - a rare Art Nouveau Danish silver vase, fluted stylised form with relief embossed floral decoration and pierced stem, made and marked by Holger Kyster (1872-1944), height 11.5cm, 6.2oz
Notes: In 1925, Hammershøi (together with Holger Kyster) was awarded a gold medal at the International Exposition of Modern Industrial and Decorative Arts in Paris for his silverware. Hammershøi became a Knight of the Order of the Dannebrog in 1925 and in 1944 he received the Thorvaldsen Medal.
Estimate £600 - £800Sold for £600
Very good overall condition, no obvious damage or repair, body has some very light dents and surface scratches all over, high points are also very lightly rubbed, silver is heavy gauge and sits perfectly flat, marks on underside are clear.
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