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Sold for

R 45 520
Lot 398
A forged iron fire grate by Kurt Jobst
  • A forged iron fire grate by Kurt Jobst

Lot Estimate
R 15 000 - 20 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 45 520

About this Item

A forged iron fire grate by Kurt Jobst


in two parts, the rectangular openwork fire basket with scroll side handles, raised on a pair of cobra andirons, 58cm high, 104cm wide, 63cm deep; and an associated poker

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Provenance

From the Late Lady Ina Oppenheimer Blue Bird Farm Collection.

This piece was commissioned for the Blue Bird farm.

Literature

Gerrit Bakker (1979) Kurt Jobst, Goldsmith & silversmith, Art metal worker, Gerrit Bakker Publishers, Johannesburg, illustrated on page 36.


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