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Lot 50
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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann

Estimate
70,000 - 100,000 EUR
Sold
125,000 EUR
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Description

  • Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
  • Cuellar armchair and ottoman, circa 1925
  • Both branded Ruhlmann on the underside
  • Makassar ebony (Diospyros Celebica), gilt bronze and velvet upholstery
Macassar ebony, gilt bronze and velvet upholstery

Provenance

Raymond Subes, Paris
DeLorenzo Gallery, New York
Private collection, New York, acquired from the above in 2005
Sotheby's, New York, December 17, 2014, lot 306
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Gabriel Henriot, "Le Pavillion du Collectionneur," Mobilier et Décoration, July 1925, pp. 120 and 122
Florence Camard, Ruhlmann, Paris, 1983, p. 91
Florence Camard, Jacques Émile Ruhlmann, Saint-Rémy-en-l'Eau, 2009, p. 180

Catalogue Note

Reference numbers 101AR and 221NR in the Ruhlmann Archives, Musée des Années 30, Boulogne Billancourt
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