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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 95

    MARIA PERGAY (B. 1930)

    A PAIR OF 'TOTEM LAMP' SCONCES, CIRCA 1974

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    MARIA PERGAY (B. 1930)
    A PAIR OF 'TOTEM LAMP' SCONCES, CIRCA 1974
    stainless steel, brass, polished bronze
    each 23 ¾ in. (59 cm.) high, 13 ¾ in. (35 cm.) wide
    each stamped Maria Pergay


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    Provenance

    Eric Allart, Paris.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Important American Collection


    Literature

    S. Demisch, Maria Pergay: Between Ideas and Design, New York, 2006, p. 63 for another example of this model;
    S. Demisch, S. Danant, Maria Pergay: Complete Works 1957-2010, 2011, p. 179, pl. 77 B for another example of this model.