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    Sale 2062

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 227

    ANDRE SORNAY (1902-2002)

    A ROSEWOOD AND STONE DINING TABLE AND TEN UPHOLSTERED ROSEWOOD DINING CHAIRS, CIRCA 1935**

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    ANDRE SORNAY (1902-2002)
    A Rosewood and Stone Dining Table and Ten Upholstered Rosewood Dining Chairs, circa 1935**
    with cloutage detail
    dining table: 32 in. (81.3 cm.) high, 118½ in. (301 cm.) wide, 39¾ in. (101 cm.) deep; chairs: 41¼ in. (104.8 cm.) high
    nine chairs stamped BREVETE SORNAY FRANCE ETRANGER (11)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this dining set is not made of rosewood as stated in the catalogue. The table is constructed of stained oak, the chairs are constructed of stained oak and possibly mahogany.

    The table is stamped with the André Sornay mark underneath the stone top.