15 June 2004
A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE AND ALABASTER TABLE LAMPS
JACQUES-EMILE RUHLMANN, CIRCA 1925
7 1/8 in. (19.3 cm.) high (2)
A European industrialist, 1933
Christie's Geneva, Modern Illustrated Books and 20th Century Decorative Arts, May 18, 1992, lot 263
DeLorenzo Gallery, New York
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cf. Raymond Foulk, Centenary Exhibition, Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann 1879-1933, 1979, Foulk Lewis Collection, ref. (VII), model illustrated.
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