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Art Deco Brooch and Earring, 1938, by Jorgen Jensen (1895-1966), Denmark

Art Deco Brooch and Earring, 1938, by Jorgen Jensen (1895-1966), Denmark

Regular price $275.00 Sale

Art Deco Brooch and Earring, 1938
by Jorgen Jensen, Denmark
sterling silver, marks: 925 Denmark,  Georg Jensen logo, 310
brooch: 1” h x 1.25” w
earrings: .75” diameter

Jeweler Jorgen Jensen was renowned Danish Jeweler Georg Jensen's second son and also a silversmith. He trained with the German goldsmith Leonhard Ebert, and studied at the City School of Arts and Crafts in Munich. He then trained at the Georg Jensen silversmithy, and was a member of the company from 1917 to 1923. 

There after, until 1936 he owned his own workshop in Stockholm but rejoined Georg Jensen in 1936 and worked as a silversmith there until 1962. During this time, he created this most famous design, an Art Deco functionalist style.