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    Sale 2104

    Selections From The Allan Stone Collection

    12 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 637

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)

    CABINET

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)
    Cabinet
    ebonized wood, pewter and brass inlay, hammered brass
    71½ in. (181.6 cm.) high, 32¼ in. (82 cm.) wide, 21 3/8 in. (54.4 cm.) deep
    Designed circa 1898.


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    cf. M. Massé, Carlo Bugatti au musée d'Orsay, Paris, 2001, p. 86, cat. no. 7.45 and 747, p. 87, cat. no. 7.47 , p. 98, cat. no. 8.59, p. 99, cat. no. 64 for cabinets of this model with variant doors.

    H. Hawley, exhibition catalogue, Bugatti, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, 1999, p. 12, ill. A for a highly comparable cabinet in the 1898 Turin exhibition Esposizione Generale Italiana.

    P. Dejean, Carlo - Rembrandt - Ettore - Jean Bugatti, New York, 1982, pp. 42 for a cabinet of this model with variant doors.


    Provenance

    Kenneth Barlow Gallery, Munich


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Darmstadt: Ein Dokument Deutscher Kunst 1901-1976, Darmstadt, Hessisches Landesmuseum, 1976, p. 48, cat. no. 57.


    Exhibited

    Darmstadt, Hessisches Landesmuseum, Darmstadt: Ein Dokument Deutscher Kunst 1901-1976, October 1976-January 1977, p. 48, no. 57.