Art Deco Carl Sorenson Verdigris Antique Covered Copper Container C.1930 Unique
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Art Deco Carl Sorenson Verdigris Antique Covered Copper Container C.1930 Unique :
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ITEM: You are offerding on a spectacular antique circa 1930 marked Carl Sorenson verdigris green bronze covered bowl. This is a remarkable form more Art Deco than Arts & Crafts with an avant-garde modernist design aesthetic with a clean art deco streamlined machine age design aesthetic.
Carl Sorenson, working in Philadelphia at the turn of the century, was noted for his Arts & Crafts styled metalwares. He typically worked in copper with occasional pieces in bronze. His hand-hammered desk accessories and decorative pieces are easily recognized by their verdigris patina commonly accented by incised and highlighted lines. Although they are approximately 75 years old they have the elegant simplicity of more contemporary pieces. -- MEASURES ABOUT 5" TALL TO TOP OF CONICAL TOP FORM AND ABOUT 6 3/4 ACROSS --
CONDITION: In fine condition top exhibits one miniscule dent along the outer edge that makes it a tiny bit "out of round" more than an indentation. Top still fits snug as seen overall light wear from handling the patina and design on this are gorgeous -- 100% guaranteed vintage and original as always from GrapefruitMoonGallery.