A selection of inventory that we have previously sold is shown below. Current Inventory is here.
Designer: Lino Sabattini (born 1925)
Item: Pair of Cardinale vases
Manufactured by: Christofle
Country of origin: France
Year made: 1950s
Materials: Silverpalte over brass
Dimensions: 14 ½” x 2 ¼” and 8” x 1 ½”
Condition: Very good. Smaller vase bottom is not perfectly flat. The larger vase has an imperceptible indentation near the bottom.
References: Made in Italy: 45 Jahre Design in Silber, Grassimuseum Leipzig, Germany, 1995; Enrico Marelli, Lino Sabattini: Imitations and Craftsmanship, Edizioni Metron, 1979.
Description: Here is a pair of the famous Cardinale vase in both largest and smallest sizes produced. These have the appropriate Christofle hallmarks.