Designer Georg Arthur Jensen, Danish, 1866-1935
Manufacturer Georg Jensen Silversmithy, Danish, active 1904 - present
  • Compote
Date designed 1918, manufactured between 1919 and 1927
Medium sterling silver
Dimensions Overall: 7 1/2 × 7 1/8 inches (19.1 × 18.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. J. Stewart Hudson, 1954
Accession Number 1990.350
Department European Modern Art to 1950
Not On View
Marks Marked, base of stem: [impressed dotted oval] Georg Jensen | Denmark | 263 | Sterling
Marked: [impressed dotted oval with silver-content mark] Gi/92/5/S
Inscriptions Inscribed, underside of base, around circumfrence, engraved script: Julia Elizabeth Buhl April 22nd 1926
Inscribed, script in white ink, partiall obscured: F.S. Gift of J. S. Hudson
Mrs. J. Stewart Hudson;
1954, gifted to the DIA for the Women's Society;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)