Designer Georg Arthur Jensen, Danish, 1866-1935
Manufacturer Georg Jensen Silversmithy, Danish, active 1904 - present
  • Compote
Date designed 1918, manufactured between 1925 and 1932
Medium sterling silver
Dimensions Overall: 7 3/8 × 7 1/8 inches (18.7 × 18.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. J. Stewart Hudson, 1954
Accession Number 1990.351
Department European Modern Art to 1950
Not On View
Marks Marked, base of stem: [Impressed dotted oval with crown]: Georg Jensen | Denmark | 263 | Sterling
Marked: [Impressed dotted oval with silver-content mark]: Gi 92/5 S
Inscriptions Inscribed, underside of base, engraved in script: Julia Elizabeth Buhl April 22nd 1926
Inscribed, in white ink: F.S. Gift of J.S. Hudson 12.2.54
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)