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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 231

    JEAN DUNAND (1877-1942)

    GRAND VASE, VERS 1912

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN DUNAND (1877-1942)
    GRAND VASE, VERS 1912
    En dinanderie de cuivre patiné brun au feu, en forme d'amphore, le col évasé souligné d'un filet de laque noire, reposant sur une base quadripode en fer forgé martelé
    Hauteur totale : 128 cm. (50 3/8 in.) ; Hauteur du vase : 115 cm. (45¼ in.) (2)


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    Literature

    Philippe Julian, Les années'20 revues dans les années'70 chez Yves Saint Laurent, id., p. 103.
    Joan Juliet Buck, Chez Yves Saint Laurent, id., page de couverture et p. 109. John Richardson, The Art of Yves Saint Laurent, id., p. 175 Félix Marcilhac, Jean Dunand, Vie et Oeuvre, id., p. 299, n. 926. Jérôme Coignard, Chez Pierre Bergé et Yves Saint Laurent, id., p. 47.


    Post Lot Text

    A LARGE VASE, CIRCA 1912
    In brown patinated copper dinanderie, amphora-shaped, with everted rim in black lacquer, supported in a hammered wrought iron quadripod base