Anne-Marie Sugar Bowl Handbag

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Extremely rare sugar bowl shaped handbag by Anne-Marie. The bag is covered in red leather with white painted wood sugar cubes and gold-plated tongs. The front has a label with "AM Paris" printed in gold.

Anne-Marie had a shop within the famous Hotel Meurice in Paris where she sold gloves, bags, perfume and "frivolities". She is best known for the wonderfully detailed, surrealist, figural handbags that she designed and sold in the post-WWII era. These days, her handbags are very delicate and are better suited for display than for carrying.

approximate measurements:
6.25" wide (8.5" wide including the handles) x 3.75" deep x 8" high, 10" high to top of handle

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Details
Designer
Anne-Marie
Brand
Anne-Marie
Place of Origin
France
Period
1950-1959
Condition
Good. Some marks and rubs, some light discoloration and spots on leather, darkened areas and wear where the handle attaches to the bag, wear to the gold paint.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location
Chicago, IL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU14031762179
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Chicago, IL

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