International Sterling Craft Associates designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions (2016)

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artdesigncafé - design | Design Meriden | 31 March 2016 | Updated 30 June 2016

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International Sterling Craft Associates (founded 1952) designs in collections, at auction, and in exhibitions [1]

A. International Sterling Craft Associates designs in collections

international sterling craft associates

Alphonse La Paglia for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (designed c. 1952). Compote. Silver. 5 3/4 x 10 x 10 in. Accession no. 2012.60. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 31 March 2016. [A00205]

international sterling craft associates

Kurt Eric Christofferson for International Silver Company / International Sterling Craft Associates. (designed 1955). Two candlesticks (1, 2). Silver. (H) 5 in. x (D) 4 in. Accession no. 2002.29.72.1-2. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 4 April 2016. [B00106-07]

international sterling craft associates

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Sterling Craft Associates. (c. 1955). Mayonnaise bowl ("Continental"). Silver. 2 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. Accession no. 2014.50.1. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00068]

international sterling craft associates

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Salts with spoons ("Continental"). Silver. Each salt cellar: 1/2 × 1 7/8 × 1 7/8 in.; each spoon: 1/4 × 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. Accession no. 2014.50.2.1.A-B-.4.A-B. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00069]

international sterling craft associates

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Sugar bowl ("Continental"). Silver. 5 x 3 x 3 1/4 in. Accession no. 2013.33.3.A-B. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00428]

international sterling craft associates

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Creamer ("Continental"). Silver and plastic. 4 1/2 x 4 x 2 1/2 in. Accession no. 2013.33.2. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00429]

international sterling craft associates

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Sterling Craft Associates. (1955). Coffee pot ("Continental"). Silver and plastic. 13 1/8 x 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. Accession no. 2013.33.1.A-B. Dallas Museum of Art. Viewed 24 April 2016. [D00430]



B. International Sterling Craft Associates designs at auction

international sterling craft associates

Kurt Eric Christoffersen for International Sterling Crafts Associates. (1955). "Continental" decanter set. Sterling silver. Decanter: (H) 12 in. Sotheby’s New York - Important 20th century design (17 DEC 2014). Viewed 7 May 2016. [D00092]



International Sterling Craft Associates designs in exhibitions

international sterling craft associates

(5 venues: 2005 - 2007).
Modernism in American Silver: 20th-Century Design. Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC; Nevada Museum of Art, Reno; Dallas Museum of Art; The Wolfsonian, Miami Beach, FL; The Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, TN. Viewed 21 March 2016. [A00140]



Footnote:
[1] International Sterling Craft Associates, Meriden, was founded in 1952 and an International Silver Company division. (See Stern, Jewel. (2005). Modernism in American silver, page 353. Dallas Museum of Art and Yale University Press.) Viewed 16 May 2016. [A00662]