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    Sale 2101

    Important 20th Century Design from the Collection of George and Frayda Lindemann

    15 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 22

    PAUL DUPRE-LAFON (1900-1971)

    A MACASSAR EBONY, PARCHMENT AND LEATHER ARCHITECT'S TABLE, CIRCA 1935

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    Estimate

    PAUL DUPRE-LAFON (1900-1971)
    A Macassar Ebony, Parchment and Leather Architect's Table, circa 1935
    front with hinged oak-lined drop-front compartment, with patinated bronze details
    30¾ in. (78 cm.) high, 72½ in. (184.2 cm.) wide, 34 in. (86.3 cm.) deep


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    The authenticity of this lot has been confirmed by the estate of Paul Dupré-Lafon. On the buyer's request a certificate of authenticity can be issued by the estate for a fee.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Philippe Denys, Brussels.


    Pre-Lot Text

    A table of this model in Mr. L's library, Paris