Jean GARNIER - Amphora

Description
Jean GARNIER - Amphora
France - 1890-1919 - Pewter/Tin

Very beautiful cast pewter amphora, Art Nouveau. Signed Jean Garnier. It is called “Mutualité” in homage to the French Mutualité created in 1902. It is finely carved in low relief with different motifs on both sides. With its rewarding shiny tin, it is mentioned in the chapter devoted to the artist of the reference book of the great specialist Philippe Dahhan "Etains 1900".
The item is signed by the artist at the bottom of the belly. Its name is listed on the other side. The bottom is engraved ‘Étain garanti pur’.

Lot details
Object
Amphora
Material
Pewter/Tin
Designer/ Artist
Jean GARNIER
Model/ Name
MUTUALITÉ
Style
Art Nouveau
Estimated Period
1890-1919
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
27×11×6 cm
Weight
0.84 kg
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