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JEAN ROYERE (1902-1981)

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JEAN ROYERE (1902-1981)

A SALON SUITE, CIRCA 1948

Details
JEAN ROYERE (1902-1981) A SALON SUITE, CIRCA 1948 comprising a sofa and two armchairs, oak, upholstery sofa: 24 ½ in. (62.2 cm.) high, 76 ¼ in. (193.7 cm.) wide, 33 ½ in. (85.1 cm.) deep; each armchair: 24 ½ in. (62.2 cm.) high each stamped JEAN ROYERE twice
Provenance
DeLorenzo 1950, New York.
Special Notice

On occasion, Christie's has a direct financial interest in the outcome of the sale of certain lots consigned for sale. This will usually be where it has guaranteed to the Seller that whatever the outcome of the auction, the Seller will receive a minimum sale price for the work. This is known as a minimum price guarantee. This is such a lot.

Lot Essay

cf. Plaisir de France, May, 1951, pp. 22-23 for a period photograph of chairs of this model in a villa in Thonon-les-Bains;
Galerie Jacques Lacoste, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Jean Royère, Paris, 2012, vol. 1, pp. 254-255 for a photograph of a sofa and chairs of this model in a villa in Thonon-les-Bains, and vol. 2, p. 52 for a chair of this model.

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