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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 114

    MARIA PERGAY (B. 1930)

    A UNIQUE FOUR-SIDED COMMODE, CIRCA 1972

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    MARIA PERGAY (B. 1930)
    A UNIQUE FOUR-SIDED COMMODE, CIRCA 1972
    commissioned by Baronne Dora Jansen for her bedroom, Brussels,
    with seven beech lined drawers, three doors opening to reveal laminate interior with adjustable glass shelves;
    polished stainless steel
    32 3/8 in. (82.4 cm.) high, 48 5/8 in. (123.5 cm.) wide, 37 3/8 in. (95 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Baronne Dora Jansen, Brussels.


    Literature

    S. Demisch, S. Danant, Maria Pergay: Complete Works 1957-2010, Bologna, 2011, p. 191 for an illustration of this commode.