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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 110

    JEAN-PIERRE VITRAC (B. 1944)

    AN ADJUSTABLE 'FLEUR' TABLE LAMP, CIRCA 1970

    Price Realised  

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    JEAN-PIERRE VITRAC (B. 1944)
    AN ADJUSTABLE 'FLEUR' TABLE LAMP, CIRCA 1970
    manufactured by Verre Lumière, France, stainless steel
    30 ¾ in. (78.1 cm.) high (adjustable)
    with label marked Made in France, impressed 10


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 9 March 2004, lot 501.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Important American Collection


    Literature

    K. Heisinger, G. Marcus, Design Since 1945, exhibition catalogue, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1983, p. 67, pl. 42 and p. 150 for other examples of this model;
    C. Fiell, P. Fiell, (eds.), 1000 Lights: 1960 to Present, Cologne, 2005, vol. 2, p. 207 for another example of this model.