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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 99

    JEAN ROYERE (1902-1981)

    A PAIR OF EIGHT-LIGHT 'PERSANE' APPLIQUES, CIRCA 1950

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN ROYERE (1902-1981)
    A PAIR OF EIGHT-LIGHT 'PERSANE' APPLIQUES, CIRCA 1950
    painted and gilt-metal
    each 31 ½ in. (80 cm.) high, 21 in. (53.3 cm.) wide (without shades)


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    Provenance

    Hemisphere Gallery, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Important American Collection


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Jean Royère: Décorateur à Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, 1999, pp. 62-63, 70-71, and 164 for other appliques of this model;
    P.-E. Martin-Vivier, Jean Royère, Paris, 2002, pp. 199, 209-210, 243, for other appliques of this mode and 302-303 for a drawing of this model;
    Galerie Jacques Lacoste, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Jean Royère, Paris, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 164, 174-175, and 235 and vol. 2, pp. 34 for other appliques of this model and p. 119 for a drawing of this model.

    This work will be included in the new edition of Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier's book Jean Royère, to be published in 2016.