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Lot 7
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Ivan da Silva Bruhns

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 EUR
Sold
57,500 EUR
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Description

  • Ivan da Silva Bruhns
  • Rug, circa 1930
  • Woven signature da Silva Bruhns, with two labels on the underside Carpet n° 31.1036 Staircase, before the stairs and Manufacture Savigny
  • A small wool rug, designed by Da Silva, circa 1930-1933, signed da silva Bruhns with two labels at the back carpet n° 31 1036-staircase and Manufacture Savigny
    With loop pile, with two black rectangles in opposite corners bordered by beige, against a peach background
wool

Provenance

Maharaja of Indore, Manik Bagh Palace, India
Sotheby's, Monaco, Mobilier Moderniste provenant du palais du Maharaja d'Indore, May 25, 1980, lot 233
Private collection, France
Galerie Didier Aaron, Paris
Acquired from the above in 1983 by the present owner

Literature

Martin Battersby, The Decorative Thirties, London, 1988, illustrated p. 83
Reto Niggl, Eckart Muthesius, The Maharaja's Palace in Indore, Architecture and Interior, Stuttgart, 1996, illustrated p. 37
Patricia Bayer, Intérieurs Art Déco, Paris, 2000, illustrated p. 138
Le Palais du Maharadjah d'Indore - Photographies, exhibition catalogue, Galerie Doria, Paris, September 15-November 18, 2006, illustrated on the cover and p. 77
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