4 November 2014
MARC DU PLANTIER (1901-1975)
A PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS, 1956
square-section steel tubing, with patinated-bronze finish and later cotton upholstery
33 in. (83.6 cm.) high; 21 ½ in. (54.5 cm.) wide; 26 ¾ in. (68 cm.) deep
Yves Gastou, Paris, 1995.
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One of these examples, illustrated:
Y. Badetz, Marc du Plantier, Paris, 2010, p. 260;
D. Antoine, Yves Gastou, Antiquaire du Futur, Paris, 2011, p. 141.
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