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Teapot, from a five-piece coffee and tea service

Artist

Jean Puiforcat

Date

1925

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Teapot, from a five-piece coffee and tea service, Jean Puiforcat
: Coffee, Tea, or Chocolate?
: The Shape of Things to Come
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | silver, optical glass
Size: 4 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. (12.07 x 18.42 x 6.67 cm) (without lid)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: punch, UR corner of body two marks: right one is square (Head with mowhawk); left is diamond shaped (initials 'E.P.'); stamped with poincon du maitre orfevre
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Decorative Arts Department Deaccession Funds, the Putnam Dana McMillan Fund, and gift of funds from the Decorative Arts Council in honor of Dr. Michael Conforti, Chief Curator and Bell Memorial Curator of Decorative Arts and Sculpture, 1980-1994
Accession Number: 94.71.3
Rights: © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Artist: Jean Puiforcat, French, 1897-1945
Role: Designer
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1897-1945
Added to Site: February 28, 2009