FRENCH ART DECO SILVER & VERMEIL FOOTED COUPE

by Jean E. Puiforcat (1897-1945)
France, 1939


7 1/2" diameter; 6 ½" high
28 ozs.

Hemispherical above cylindrical foot with molded vermeil band.
Inscribed Coupe Pierre Albarran 1939.
Impressed with Minerve for 950 silver/ JEAN E. PUIFORCAT/ Puiforcat poincon EP penknife.

PROVENANCE:
Collection of Andy Warhol

EXHIBITED:
The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 2, - May 19, 2002
The Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, July 19 - October 13, 2002

LITERATURE:
John W. Smith, "Possession Obsession: Andy Warhol and Collecting", The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2002, p. 26.

$25,000 - Inv. #322