Ravishing Metal knife rests by Benjamin Rabier (attributed) - Ten chromed metal knife rests Art Deco ca1920 Depicting Gideon the duck and his pals: chick, dog, pelican, parrot, goat, seagull, goose...
A piece of conversation for your table!
Perfect for a elegant Vintage table French cutlery rest animal knife-rests in silvered color after Benjamin Rabier and Gédéon the Ducks characters.
Perfect as a animal lover gift , a lovely gift for her or for your holyday table with 10 diferent beautiful animal figurines.
Very nice quality made and in good vintage condition with traces of age and wear.
Designer Benjamin Rabier attributed.
Nice condition, with wear consistent with age and use, some stains, loss of chrome, aged patina, please look at pictures, sold as is.
Made after Benjamin Rabier representing Gedeon the duck and all its friends, such as Roudoudou the Rabbit, Gaston the Elephant of Aglae the Goat.
Size of the knife-rests : 3"/ 7,8 cm lenght x 0.90" / 2,3 cm wide x 1.5"/4 cm Height approx.
Benjamin Rabier (1864 - 1939) was a French talented author and illustrator, also comic-book author. Considerate as one of the most gifted European animal comics designer, he was famous for his character Gédéon the Duck and his illustrations of La Fontaine's Fables.