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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 44

    EUGENE PRINTZ (1889-1948)

    A PAIR OF SIDE CHAIRS, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    EUGENE PRINTZ (1889-1948)
    A PAIR OF SIDE CHAIRS, CIRCA 1930
    patinated brass, upholstery
    each 28 ½ in. (72.4 cm.) high


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    Chairs of this model were exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Décorateurs, Paris, in 1930.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Vallois, Paris.


    Literature

    G. Bujon and J.-J. Dutko, E. Printz, Paris, 1986, pp. 78-79 for another pair of chairs of this model, p. 132 for a chair of this model in Monsieur D.'s living room, p. 145 for a chair of this model in the bedroom of the Princesse de La Tour d'Auvergne, p. 152 for a chair of this model in front of the dressing table in Madame P.'s bedroom.