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    Sale 2101

    Important 20th Century Design from the Collection of George and Frayda Lindemann

    15 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 44

    EMILE-JACQUES RUHLMANN (1879-1933)

    AN EBONY INLAID BURL AMBOYNA LOW TABLE, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

    EMILE-JACQUES RUHLMANN (1879-1933)
    An Ebony Inlaid Burl Amboyna Low Table, circa 1930
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high, 23 5/8 in. (60 cm.) diameter


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    E. Bréon, R. Pepall (eds.), Ruhlmann Genius of Art Deco, Paris, 2004, p. 159 for a table of this model in oak, p. 235 for a gouache of an interior depicting a table of this model.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Vallois, Paris.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Gouache of an interior showing a table of this model, circa 1930