Lot 513: An Alphonse La Paglia Designed Sterling Silver Pedestal Bowl
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
retailed by International Silver Co., late 1950s, in the Danish modern style, pattern number 118, no monogram or engraving.
5 7/8 x 10 in. diameter
30.45 troy oz.
The Italian born La Paglia (1907-1953) studied silversmithing with Georg Jensen in Denmark. He emigrated to the United States in the early 1940s and first began designing for Georg Jensen USA before establishing his relationship with International Silver Company in 1952.
Private Collection of a Gentleman, East Tennessee
Condition Report: Dent to rim of bowl; several scratches to interior.