16 May 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
A Gilt Wrought Iron And Marble Console
Designed by Gilbert Poillerat, circa 1946
Black marble top supported by two scrolled feet, decorated with two cords terminating with ornamental tassels, central decorative motif with stylised strapwork
35 7/8in. (91cm.) high; 79 7/8in. (203cm.) long; 16 3/8in. (41.5cm.) deep (4)
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Cf: Françoise Baudot, Gilbert Poillerat. Maître Ferronnier, Paris, 1992, p. 122/3 this model illustrated
This console was designed originally for the townhouse of a private collector, near Paris and it has remained in the family since that time.
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