Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers  — Très grand samovar en argent massif de style Japoniste, debut des années 1890.

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

Très grand samovar en argent massif de style Japoniste, debut des années 1890.
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers  — The other side of the silver samovar

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

The other side of the silver samovar
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers — Detail of the burner

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

Detail of the burner
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers — Detail of the faux bamboo spout

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

Detail of the faux bamboo spout
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers  — View from above

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

View from above
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers  — Detail of the cast and chased silver base

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

Detail of the cast and chased silver base
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers — Detail of the back of the putto, designed by sculptor Isidore de Rudder

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

Detail of the back of the putto, designed by sculptor Isidore de Rudder
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers — the ewer detached from its base

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

the ewer detached from its base
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers  — Marks on the bottom of the ewer

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

Marks on the bottom of the ewer
Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers  — Marks on the base

Philippe Wolfers for Wolfers

Marks on the base

A probably unique silver samovar designed by Philippe Wolfers

Philippe Wolfers for Louis Wolfers, père et fils II, Brussels, a very important museum quality silver samovar, designed ca. 1886-1890, most probably executed between 1893 and 1895, total height 45 cm (with upright handle), width approx. 25,5 cm, height ewer 31,5 cm, dimensions base 15 x 20,5 cm, height burner 9 cm (lenght with handle 16 cm), gross weight approx. 3900 gr. Both the base and the ewer marked with makers mark, alloy mark for 800/1000, German state mark and retailers mark of Foehr in Stuttgart. This published piece comes with ample documentation and is probably unique. 

Period :  1850-1900

Size :  Large

Price :  >10000

 

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