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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 423

    A PAIR OF GILT AND POLYCHROME CHAIRS

    CIRCA 1920, BY ALBERT RATEAU (1882-1938)

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    A PAIR OF GILT AND POLYCHROME CHAIRS
    CIRCA 1920, BY ALBERT RATEAU (1882-1938)
    Carved with wrapped foliage, upholstered with green velvet, one stamped A.A. RATEAU 1861, each with partial original paper labels


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    This model is illustrated in F. Olivier-Vial and F. Rateau, Armand Albert Rateau: Un Baroque Chez les Modernes, Paris, 1992, p. 86.

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