13 June 2008
JEAN ROYERE (1902-1981)
A Wrought-Iron and Oak Table, 1950s
with 'yo-yo' feet
29¼ in. (74.4 cm.) high, 33 in. (83.8 cm.) square
With DeLorenzo Gallery, New York.
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cf. Y. Brunhammer and G. Delaporte, Les Styles des Années 30 à 50, 1987, p. 103 for an example of a similar model.
P.-E. Martin-Vivier, Jean Royère, 2002, Paris, p. 115 for a period illustration of a similar model.
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