Wine cooler by Unknown Artist

Rococo-style silver wine cooler made in Augsberg, Germany, perhaps by Friedrich Reusswig.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Acquired in:
2006
Presented by:
Joan Hurst through The Art Fund

It is an early 20th-century copy of an influential 18th-century design by the French Royal Goldsmith, Juste-Aurele Meissonnier.

Provenance

Collection of Miss Joan Hurst.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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