4 November 2014
PAUL DUPRÉ-LAFON (1900-1971)
A PAIR OF FLOOR LAMPS, CIRCA 1938
gilt-bronze, with tapering tri-form stem, above an angular tripod base with everted feet
67 in. (170 cm.) high (inc. shade)
Tajan, Paris, 7 June 2006, lot 175.
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T. Couvrat Desvergnes, Paul Dupré-Lafon, décorateur des millionnaires, Paris, 1990, p. 160 (for a period photograph).
This lot is sold together with a certificate of authenticity from Marie Laure Tinel.
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