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    Sale 7620

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    28 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 90

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)

    THRONE CHAIR, CIRCA 1902

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CARLO BUGATTI (1856-1940)
    THRONE CHAIR, CIRCA 1902
    walnut, painted vellum, copper, inlaid pewter, silk tassels
    51¾ in. (131.5 cm.) high
    hand-painted signature Bugatti


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    Literature

    Philippe Dejean, Carlo-Rembrandt-Ettore-Jean Bugatti, Paris, 1981, p. 83 (design illustrated)


    Exhibited

    International Exhibition, Turin, 1902 (design first exhibited)