Artwork for sale by Emil Fonfoneata 
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Jug with beakers

circa 1880
Price on request

Description

Copper, silver plate with ebony bar handle
Manufactured by Hukin & Heath, Birmingham

Inscriptions

H & H 2457

Comment

Christopher Dresser (1834 - 1904)
Pioneer of modern design

About Christopher Dresser

Christopher Dresser (4 July 1834 in Glasgow – 24 November 1904 in Mulhouse) was a designer and design theorist, now widely known as one of the first and most important, independent designers and was a pivotal figure in the Aesthetic Movement, and a major contributor to the allied Anglo-Japanese or Modern English style; both originated in England and had long-lasting international influence.

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