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    Sale 2104

    Selections From The Allan Stone Collection

    12 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 654

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)

    ARMCHAIR

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)
    Armchair
    parchment, ebonized wood, hammered copper, pewter and bone inlay, bone
    45¾ in. (116 cm.) high, 32¼ in. (81.8 cm.) wide, 20 in. (50.8 cm.) deep
    Designed circa 1900.


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    cf. M. Massé, Carlo Bugatti au musée d'Orsay, Paris, 2001, pp. 86, cat. no. 7.41, p. 97, cat. no. 8.54 for comparable benches of this model.

    P. Dejean, Carlo - Rembrandt - Ettore - Jean Bugatti, New York, 1982, pp. 49, 84, 86 for comparable chairs.

    Provenance

    Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 27 May 1982, lot 107B
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner