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    Sale 5341

    20th Century Decorative Arts

    29 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 295

    LOUIS MAJORELLE & DAUM

    A MOTTLED GLASS AND CAST BRASS PLAFONNIER, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    LOUIS MAJORELLE & DAUM
    A MOTTLED GLASS AND CAST BRASS PLAFONNIER, CIRCA 1900
    the mottled glass shade supported by three arms linked by ceiling rose, signed to the glass Daum Nancy with Cross of Lorraine
    18½in. (47cm.) high


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    Alastair Duncan, The Paris Salons 1895-1914, Volume III: Furniture, Woodbridge, 1996, p. 424 (similar examples illustrated in Majorelle's 'Algues' dining room, Le Salon d'Automne, 1912).

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    Saleroom Notice

    This lot is by Louis Majorelle and Daum (rather than just Daum, as stated in the printed catalogue). Similar examples are illustrated in Majorelle's 'Algues' dining room, Le Salon d'Automne, 1912.