Skip to main content
Want more images or videos?
Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 9

Group of Three Post-Modern Swid Powell / David Palterer Silverplate Candlesticks

About the Item

Group of three Post-Modern Swid Powell marked silverplated brass candlesticks of substantial weight, designed by architect David Palterer, 1988.  Marked to underside of base: Palterer / Swid Powell / made in Italy / silverplated. Founded in 1982 by Nan Swid and Addie Powell, the company produced innovative housewares designed by leading designers. In 1984 the first Swid Powell collection of porcelain dinnerware, silverware, and glass was launched, proving highly commercial in design-conscious retail outlets. Those designing for Swid Powell included many of the celebrity names associated with international design, such as Arata Isosaki, Ettore Sottsass, Zaha Hadid, George Sowden, Richard Meier, Robert Venturi, David Palterer and Michael Graves.
  • Creator:
    Swid Powell (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 12 in (30.48 cm)Diameter: 3.75 in (9.53 cm)
  • Style:
    Post-Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    20th Century
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Hudson, NY
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU4840231402142
More From This SellerView All
  • Pair of Baccarat "Bambous Swirl" Crystal Hurricane Candlesticks
    By Baccarat
    Located in Hudson, NY
    Acid-etched hurricanes with scalloped tops. Both are signed with acid-etched marks to undersides.
    Category

    Early 20th Century French Candlesticks

    Materials

    Crystal

  • Pair of Buccellati Signed Italian Silver Candelabras
    By Mario Buccellati
    Located in Hudson, NY
    Fine Pair of Buccellati Signed Italian Silver 3 lite Candelabra convertible to single candle sticks. flame finial Stamped partially worn signature Mario Buccellati, Made in Italy, 80...
    Category

    Early 20th Century Italian Candelabras

    Materials

    Silver

  • Exceptional William Hunt Diederich Pair of Torchieres
    By Wilhelm Hunt Diederich
    Located in Hudson, NY
    William Hunt Diederich Pair of Torchiere w/ Copper Panels at bases surrounding the etched shade on the torchiere are three prancing rams formed from cut steel, the base of the lamp h...
    Category

    20th Century American Torchères

    Materials

    Metal, Copper

  • A Three Piece Tiffany & Co. Signed Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Coffee Service
    By Tiffany & Co.
    Located in Hudson, NY
    A Three Piece Tiffany & Co. Signed Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Wave pattern coffee service 20th century Comprising a coffee pot, a covered sugar bowl and a cream jug, Total weight ap...
    Category

    20th Century Art Nouveau Tea Sets

    Materials

    Silver

  • Signed Dante Ferretti Surrealist Painted Wood Three-Panel Folding Floor Screen
    Located in Hudson, NY
    Dante Ferretti (Italian, born 1943). Hand-painted wood, three panel floor screen. Hand-painted in various shades of blue and white in a surrealist style. Signed and dated to verso in the middle panel of the screen, 1993. Ferretti is an academy award winning film production designer (Ginger & Fred, Casino, Interview with a Vampire, Gangs of New York...
    Category

    Late 20th Century Modern Screens and Room Dividers

    Materials

    Wood

  • Carole Stupell Four-piece Mid-Century Modern Coffee & Tea Service with Undertray
    By Carole Stupell
    Located in Hudson, NY
    Carole Stupell (founded 1929) four-piece mid-20th century coffee and tea service, including a coffee pot, tea pot, creamer and handled tray. Wonderful mid-century Italian made design...
    Category

    Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Tea Sets

    Materials

    Metal

You May Also Like
  • Pr. Postmodern Silverplate Candlesticks by Richard Meier for Swid Powell, 1980's
    By Swid Powell, Richard Meier
    Located in New York, NY
    Incredible pair of post modern silver plate candlesticks, by Richard Meier for Swid Powell. Very hard to find, especially in pairs, this impre...
    Category

    Vintage 1980s Italian Post-Modern Candlesticks

    Materials

    Silver Plate

  • "Moonlight" Candlestick by Ettore Sottsass for Swid Powell
    By Swid Powell, Ettore Sottsass, Cleto Munari
    Located in Skokie, IL
    "Moonlight" Candlestick by Ettore Sottsass for Swid Powell A single "Moonlight" silver -plated and brass candlestick designed by Ettore Sottsass for Swid Powell. Sottsass, 1917-2007...
    Category

    Vintage 1980s Italian Post-Modern Candlesticks

    Materials

    Silver Plate, Brass

  • "Metropolitan" Candlestick by Robert A. M. Stern for Swid Powell
    By Cleto Munari, Swid Powell, Robert A.M. Stern
    Located in Skokie, IL
    "Metropolitan" Candlestick by Robert A. M. Stern for Swid Powell A single iconic "Metropolitan" silver-plated candlestick designed by Robert A. M. Stern for Swid Powell. Stern, b. 1...
    Category

    Vintage 1980s Italian Post-Modern Candlesticks

    Materials

    Silver Plate, Brass

  • Pair of Ettore Sottsass Silver Candlesticks for Swid Powell and Reed and Barton
    By Ettore Sottsass, Swid Powell, Reed & Barton
    Located in Kansas City, MO
    Striking pair of silver plated candlesticks designed by Ettore Sottsass and made by Swid Powell in collaboration with Reed and Barton, 1980s.  
    Category

    Vintage 1980s American Post-Modern Candlesticks

    Materials

    Silver

  • Steven Holl Patinated Bronze Candlestick for Swid Powell rare Postmodern Memphis
    By Swid Powell, Steven Holl
    Located in San Diego, CA
    patinated bronze candlestick designed by American architect Steven Holl for Swid Powell c.1980's , very rare tall candlestick hard to find very collectible in a verdigris finish sta...
    Category

    20th Century American Post-Modern Candlesticks

    Materials

    Bronze

  • Pair of Silver Plate & Brass Candlesticks by Ettore Sottsass for Swid Powell
    By Memphis Group, Ettore Sottsass, Swid Powell
    Located in Palm Desert, CA
    A thoroughly modern pair of candlesticks, designed by Ettore Sottsass for Swid Powell, in the signature asymmetrical Memphis style. Sta...
    Category

    Late 20th Century Italian Memphis Group Candle Holders

    Materials

    Silver Plate, Brass

Recently Viewed

View All