• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 7838

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    21 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 33

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)

    SELLETTE, CIRCA 1902

    Price Realised  

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)
    SELLETTE, CIRCA 1902
    polished and stained walnut, inlaid with pewter vellum, brass, painted foliage
    44½ in. (113 cm.) high; 18 in. (45.7 cm.) square


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    Literature

    P. Dejean, Carlo-Rembrandt-Ettore-Jean Bugatti, Paris, 1980, p. 90 (design illustrated)


    Exhibited

    The design was first presented at the Turin Exhibition, 1902.