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Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 403

Montblanc, “Patron of Art Edition”, Ref. 28758, made in 2006

“Sir Henri Tate”, limited edition, No. 0 011 / 4 810

CHF 1,000 - 1,300

EUR 900 - 1,200 / USD 1,100 - 1,450 / HKD 8,400 - 11,200

Fountain-pen with fully retractable medium platinum-plated 18K yellow gold nib engraved with sugar plants (dated 2006)

Original fitted box and outer box, “Sir Henri Tate” booklet and guarantee (dated May 5, 2006)

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Brand Montblanc


Montblanc, “Sir Henri Tate”

Montblanc created this pen in 2006 in honour of Sir Henri Tate (1819-1899), a philanthropist best known for founding the art museum, The Tate Britain, in a limited and numbered edition of 4 810 examples. The sixteenth of Montblanc’s “Patron of Art Edition”.

The platinum-plated safety pen’s geometric lines recall the architecture of the museum, featuring inlaid panels of wave-patterned guilloché (engine-turned) finished in red lacquer


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