10 September 2004
'LES BLES', A CARVED MAHOGANY BUFFET
LOUIS MAJORELLE, CIRCA 1905
with mirror back, mottled pink marble top, ormolu handles, and key
62½ in. (158.7 cm.) high, 84 in. (213.4 cm.) wide, 25 in. (63.5 cm.) deep
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cf. Illustrated Majorelle sales catalogue, circa 1908/14, 'Les Bles' dining room featured, including example of the present buffet.
See also: Alastair Duncan, Louis Majorelle, Master of Art Nouveau Design, 1991, p. 180, for another example.
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