• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 72

    A SET OF THREE GLASS AND GILT-METAL EIGHT-LIGHT HANGING-LIGHTS

    CIRCA 1945, SUPPLIED BY STEPHANE BOUDIN OF MAISON JANSEN

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    A SET OF THREE GLASS AND GILT-METAL EIGHT-LIGHT HANGING-LIGHTS
    CIRCA 1945, SUPPLIED BY STEPHANE BOUDIN OF MAISON JANSEN
    Hung with droplets around four gilt-metal goblets enclosing light fittings, with four gilt-metal candle-sockets, losses and replacements, fitted for electricity
    45 in. (114 cm.) high; 28 in. (71 cm.) diam. (3)


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    These chandeliers were supplied by Stéphane Boudin of Maison Jansen and were probably designed in conjunction with José-Maria Sert for the Entrance Hall and Staircase at Palau March, Palma, irca 1945. A larger chandelier en suite still hangs from Sert's ceiling.

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    Literature

    J.J. Junquera, Casas Senoriales de Espana, Barcelona, 1992, pp. 260 (illustrated in situ in the Hall at Palau March, Mallorca).