Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE

Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE
Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE
Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE
Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE
Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE

Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE
Quality Silver - Sensible Prices. W e are offering for sale an. Extremely rare piece of silver by one of the most sought after of all English silversmiths. This salver bears his dated engraved signature and a clear set of hallmarks with his distinctive "GM" makers mark. The condition is excellent and the original patina is retained with typical knife scratching. Although he seems to have had little to do with the Arts and Crafts movement he shared many of its ideals. The importance of his work lies in the outstanding quality of its chasing.

In a short career cut short by ill health, he is known to have only produced between only 700 and 800 pieces - most of them in silver. His earlier pieces were almost entirely dedicated to the perfection of chasing floral motifs. (Gilbert Leigh Marks speaking in an interview with The London Art Journal in 1898). I, by John Culme pages 312-13 for more information. Please view our specialist site for a further large selection of fine quality Victorian, Georgian and earlier silver.

Full set of English hallmarks (guaranteeing Sterling 925 standard silver) for London 1898 by. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any further questions.

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As leading specialists in the field of fine antique silver, we have two sites. Explains the impact of the recent high metal prices on antique sterling silver and explains how to best take advantage of the situation. The item "Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE" is in sale since Wednesday, November 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Plates/Platters/Trays". The seller is "sunbeau" and is located in Royal Forest of Dean.

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Very rare GILBERT MARKS SILVER ART NOUVEAU SALVER, London 1898 Chased 22cm PLATE