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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 335

    JEAN DUNAND (1877-1942)

    DEVANT DE CHEMINEE 'SERPENT', 1913

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    Estimate

    JEAN DUNAND (1877-1942)
    DEVANT DE CHEMINEE 'SERPENT', 1913
    En forme de U, la rampe supérieure gainée de peau de serpent, la base de section semi circulaire en dinanderie à motif de peau de serpent, les deux réunies par une série de sept barreaux torsadés
    Hauteur : 51,5 cm. (20¼ in.) ; Largeur : 131 cm. (51½ in.) ; Profondeur : 45 cm. (17 5/8 in.)
    Signé JEAN DUNAND et daté 1913 sur la base


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    Provenance

    Galerie Anne-Sophie Duval et Galerie Robert et Cheska Vallois, Paris.
    Galerie Anne-Sophie Duval, Paris.


    Saleroom Notice

    Ce lot est composé de peau de python (Pyhton Molurus Molurus), soumis à l'annexe I/A de la Cites (convention de Washington). Comme ce lot est daté de moins de 100 ans, il ne peut pas être importé aux Etats-Unis.

    This lot is made of indian python skin (Pyhton Molurus Molurus), subject to the appendix I/A of Cites (Washington convention). As this lot is less than 100 years old, it cannot be imported into the USA.


    Literature

    Félix Marcilhac, Jean Dunand, Vie et Oeuvre, id., p. 264, n. 569.
    Jérôme Coignard, Chez Pierre Bergé et Yves Saint Laurent, id., p. 53.


    Post Lot Text

    A 'SERPENT' FIRE SURROUND, 1913
    The upper rail covered in snake skin, the base of semi-circular section in dinanderie with snake skin pattern, the two joined by a series of seven rods