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PROPERTY FROM THE JACQUELINE FOWLER COLLECTION

Hector Guimard
SIDE CHAIR
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 46,250 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE JACQUELINE FOWLER COLLECTION

Hector Guimard
SIDE CHAIR
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 46,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Design

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Hector Guimard
SIDE CHAIR
designed for the Dining Room of the Maison Coilliot, Lille, France
carved walnut with original tooled leather, heightened with gilding
38 1/8  x 18 1/8  x 21 in. (96.8 x 46 x 53.3 cm)
circa 1898
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Provenance

Vance Jordan, New York
Christie's New York, June 15, 2004, lot 80
Bonhams New York, June 15, 2010, lot 2156
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

F. Lanier Graham, Hector Guimard, exh. cat., New York, 1970, p. 54, no. 3 (for the model at the Castel Henriette, Sèvres)
Georges Vigne, Hector Guimard, Architect Designer 1867-1942, New York, 2003, pp. 127-132 (for a description of the Maison Coilliot) and 146-147 (for a closely related model designed for the Castel Henriette)
Georges Vigne, Hector Guimard, Le Geste Magnifique de l'Art Nouveau, Paris, 2016, pp. 75-76 (for period photographs of the model in situ in the dining room of the Castel Henriette with Hector Guimard and Mrs. Hefty pictured)

Important Design

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New York