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    Sale 2009

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    13 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 256

    SERGE MOUILLE (1922-1988)

    TWO PAINTED METAL AND BRASS 'SATURN' SCONCES, DESIGNED 1957

    Price Realised  

    SERGE MOUILLE (1922-1988)
    Two Painted Metal and Brass 'Saturn' Sconces, designed 1957
    one: 10 in. (25.5 cm.) high, 12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide, 10½ in. (26.5 cm.) deep; the other: 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high, 13 in. (33 cm.) wide, 10 in. (25.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    cf. P.E. Pralus, A French Classic: Serge Mouille un classique français, Saint Cyr au Mont d'Or, 2006, pp. 66, 182 and 188 for examples of this model.

    Provenance

    Dorotheum, Vienna, 6 May 2003, lot 116.
    With Jousse Enterprise, Paris.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot consists of only one sconce, and not two as stated in the catalogue. The estimate for this lot is therefore $4,000- $6,000.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ATLANTA COLLECTION