• Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 246

    JEAN DUNAND (1877-1942)

    VASE AU 'SERPENT DRESSE ET ENROULE', LE MODELE CREE EN 1920

    Price Realised  

    JEAN DUNAND (1877-1942)
    VASE AU 'SERPENT DRESSE ET ENROULE', LE MODELE CREE EN 1920
    Le serpent en bronze ciselé patiné argent et or, s'enroulant sur un vase de forme oblongue en dinanderie à patine noire, reposant sur une base en marbre noir de section carrée
    Hauteur : 62,5 cm. (24 5/8 in.)


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    Cf. : Félix Marcilhac, Jean Dunand, Vie et Oeuvre, id., p. 134, n. 981

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    Literature

    Joan Juliet Buck, Chez Yves Saint Laurent, id., p. 97. John Richardson, The Art of Yves Saint Laurent, id., p. 171. Jérôme Coignard, Chez Pierre Bergé et Yves Saint Laurent, id., p. 49.
    Laurence Benaïm, Yves Saint Laurent, éditions Grasset & Fasquelle, Paris, 2002, portfolio entre p. 288 et p. 289 pour une vue in situ dans le Grand Salon de l'appartement d'Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé rue de Babylone à Paris


    Post Lot Text

    A SERPENT DRESSE ET ENROULE VASE, THE MODEL DESIGNED IN 1920
    The silver and gold patinated incised bronze snake coiled around a black patinated dinanderie vase, on a square black marble base