Norman Bel Geddes (American 1893-1958). Modern sleek and streamlined chrome over brass grouping incluing Skyscraper lidded cocktail shaker, rectangular Manhattan tray and pair of square candleholders, manufactured by Revere (USA, c. 1934). Signed with impressed manufacturer's mark to underside of shaker and tray "Revere Rome NY". Candleholders unmarked. Height of shaker 13". Tray 14.5" x 11.5". Candlestick holders 3" square. Literature: Modernism: Modernist Design 1880-1940, Duncan, pg. 231 American Modern: 1925-1940, Design for a New Age, Johnson, p. 85.
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