Learn about George Jensen

Danish silversmith Georg Jensen (1866 - 1934) served his apprenticeship under Holm of Svartgade, Copenhagen and became a journeyman in 1884, at the same time taking classes in art, modelling and engraving. From 1897 he studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts and briefly worked for Bing & Grondahl

In the 1890s, he came under the influence of Mogens Ballin and spent some time in his workshop in 1899. In 1900, he won a scholarship which took him to Italy and France. On his return, he established a small porcelain factory with Joachim Petersen but this proved unsuccessful and he opened his first workshop in 1904 producing a small selection of silver jewellery.

He specialised in semi-precious stones and enamelware set in silver, and his designs for brooches, buckles and pendants were inspired by nature and the ideals of the Art Nouveau and Arts & Crafts movement.

In 1907, he began collaborating with the painter Johan Rohde in translating the forms of post-Impressionist painting into the medium of silver. The cutlery and table silver for which he is renown today belong to the latter part of his life (1914-1935). more...

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Georg Jensen silver ‘;Peak’ necklace, size: approx 40cm in length

A Georg Jensen window pendant by Ole Bent Petersen, circa 1978, yellow gold plated bronze, presented as a rectangular shaped stylised window, sectioned into four panels, backed with mirror, closed to reverse, fitted with bail

Georg Jensen silver necklace / choker, number 96, size: approx 38 cm

A Tri coloured diamond set Georg Jensen Fusion pendant, 18ct yellow, rose and white gold, from the Fusion collection, presented as a barrel shaped pendant divided into three colours of gold, waved and interlocking, the central white gold rail hammer set wi

An Infinity pendant by Georg Jensen, styled in sterling silver, suspended on a trace chain.

A pendant by Georg Jensen, designed by Regitze Overgaard, styled in sterling silver, reference 463A

Georg Jensen sterling silver pendant & necklace 46 cm long

Vintage Jorgen Jensen pewter pendant, fully marked on the back with plated chain

Vivianna Torun Bülow-Hübe, silver necklace with Rutilated quartz pendant, for Georg Jensen, the pendant of tear-drop shape, stamped '925 S Denmark Georg Jensen Torun,

A significant Georg Jensen necklace by Astrid Fog. Sterling silver, hallmarked 925 S Denmark with style number 123, designed by Astrid Fog (1911-1993), presented as a series of silver flared bars, articulated by smaller links, suspending five matched bars,

A sterling silver leaf design pendant, Torun for Georg Jensen. Pattern number 2. Hung from a sterling silver oval link necklace. Length of pendant 6.5cm. Length of necklace 80cm.

Vintage sterling silver Georg Jensen necklace 'leaf & sphere' design

Georg Jensen T-bar silver necklace decorated with leaves and roundels, approx 55 cm long, 21 grams

A set of silver cufflinks and tie bar, Georg Jensen. Pattern number 80 and 52B. Original Box. To be sold with four other pairs of cufflinks.

A Tiffany enamel key pendant and Jensen chain, sterling silver, the key crafted by Tiffany & Co. 925 designed as a small stylised key with heart shaped motif to end point, enamelled with iconic blue enamel, along with a fully hallmarked Georg Jensen modern

A silver and amber necklace by Georg Jensen, pattern number 15, designed 1914. 925 silver. Weight 30.5 grams. Length 39.5cm.

A Georg Jensen sterling silver Heritage Colletion pendant, pendant of the year 2006, based on the design from 1913. Boxed.

A pair of Georg Jensen Fusion diamond set studs, 18ct rose, yellow and white gold, made as modern small cushion shaped studs from the Fusion collection, designed as three interlocking rows of tri coloured gold, the central white gold band hammer set with t

Georg Jensen, silver necklace, c. 1905, stamped 'G J 925 S Denmark 301', weight approximately 54.9 grams

Flemming Eskildsen, pair of silver cufflinks, c. 1960, for Georg Jensen, stamped 'Georg Jensen sterling Denmark, weight approximately 13.8 grams

A pair of cufflinks by Georg Jensen, designed by Regitze Overgaard, styled in sterling silver with gold detail, signed.

A pair of cufflinks by Georg Jensen, styled in sterling silver, reference 96.

A Georg Jensen silver cross pendant. Sterling silver, hallmarked 925S Georg Jensen style no 565, but designed Regitze Overgaard, with open concave form of rounded arms, matt finish throughout, suspended from a black leather cord with silver toggle pieces t

A pair of cufflinks by Georg Jensen, of circular design, depicting a panther in sterling silver, reference 76

A pair of cufflinks by Georg Jensen, styled in sterling silver, reference 44B

A pendant by Georg Jensen, of cylindrical pierced design, styled in sterling silver, signed Asch, reference 252, suspended on a sterling silver trace chain

A collar by Georg Jensen, of concave design, styled in sterling silver, reference 233

A pendant by Georg Jensen, designed by Hans Hansen, the free form pendant to a belcher link chain, all in sterling silver, total length 680mm

A pair of cufflinks by Georg Jensen, each having a circular panel depicting a horses head, styled in sterling silver, reference 63

A Regitze necklace by Georg Jensen, styled in sterling silver and onyx, total length 430mm

A Splash pendant by Georg Jensen, designed by Henning Koppel, styled in sterling silver, stamped Hk 2000, total length 530mm

Vivianna Torun Georg Jensen sterling silver necklace with crystal drop pendant, stamped '925.S Denmark Georg Jensen Torun 767' weight approximately 53 grams

A Georg Jensen black agate and pearl set chain, sterling silver, from Georg Jensen sphere collection designed by Regitze Overgaard, designed as an elegant long belcher chain supporting varied size round white cultured pearls and black agate beads, complete

A Georg Jensen silver Moebius pendant. Sterling silver, marked Georg Jensen 925 S, designed by Torun, organically formed as a swirled disc of polished silver, suspended from a thick black neoprene cord with spring loaded clasp. Boxed

Two brooches by Georg Jensen, one designed by Arno Malinowski, depicting a kneeling deer, reference 256, the other with a stylised flower design, reference 226, both in sterling silver

A pair of cufflinks by George Jensen, designed by Arno Malinowski, styled in sterling silver, reference 63

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