Lot 205

DUPONT - SHANGHAI Fountain pen limited edition of 1088 copies (n° 303) based on a Neo-Classical President, in homage to the Chinese city of Shanghai and the work of European designers of the 1930s. Black Chinese lacquer and gold powder.
Decorative elements inspired by Art Deco on the cap and the section block, traditional vague pattern of Chinese culture on the lower body. Snap-on cap, hinged clip set with 8 sun-coloured citrines, the number 8 being considered as a good luck charm. Medium 18k yellow gold nib engraved with a Chinese ideogram, identical to the one, which like a seal adorns the end of the body. Cartridge filling.