4 November 2014
JEAN ROYÈRE (1902-1981)
AN APPLIQUE, CIRCA 1953
painted steel rod, brass
23 5/8 in. (60 cm.) high; 14 ½ in. (36.5 cm.) wide; 8 ¾ in. (22 cm.) deep
Neo Senso, Paris, 1996.
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Similar example illustrated:
Jean Royère Décorateur à Paris, exh. cat., Musée des Arts Décoratifs, 8 October 1999 - 30 January 2000, Paris, 1999, p. 27.
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