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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
"BONHEUR DU JOUR"
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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
"BONHEUR DU JOUR"
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Details & Cataloguing

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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
"BONHEUR DU JOUR"
branded Ruhlmann/EXP No. 15 and with the Atelier B mark

palissandre, nickeled bronze, ivory and galuchat


44 1/2 x 23 1/2 x 14 3/4 in. (113.1 x 59.7 x 37.5 cm)
ca. 1926
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Provenance

Macklowe Gallery & Modernism, New York
Collection of Alice Lawrence, Ridgefield, CT
Christie's New York, November 5, 2008, lot 53

Literature

René Chavance, "L'Art Décoratif Contemporain au Pavillon de Marsan," Art et Décoration, April 1924, p. 118 (for a similar model)
Emmanuel Bréon, Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann:  Furniture, Paris, 2004, p. 101 (for Ruhlmann's design drawing of a similar model)
Emmanuel Bréon and Rosalind Pepall, eds., Ruhlmann:  Genius of Art Deco, Montreal, 2004, pp. 180-181 (for a similar model)

Important 20th Century Design

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New York