115
115

IMPORTANT DESIGN FROM THE COLLECTION OF DICK AND JANE STOKER

Claude Lalanne
MAQUETTE FOR "WILLIAMSBURG" CHAIR
Estimate
4,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT
115

IMPORTANT DESIGN FROM THE COLLECTION OF DICK AND JANE STOKER

Claude Lalanne
MAQUETTE FOR "WILLIAMSBURG" CHAIR
Estimate
4,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Design

|
New York

Claude Lalanne
MAQUETTE FOR "WILLIAMSBURG" CHAIR
impressed LALANNE
bronze
3 x 1 7/8  x 1 5/8  in. (7.6 x 4.5 x 4.1 cm)
circa 1984
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Provenance

Dorothy Blau Gallery, Bay Harbour Islands, Florida
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1997

Literature

Daniel Abadie, Lalanne(s), Paris, 2008, p. 327

Catalogue Note

Designed in 1984 and completed in 1986, the whimsical Lila Acheson Wallace Garden at Colonial Williamsburg represents the largest commission in the United States executed by François-Xavier and Claude Lalanne.  The present lot is a miniature study for the naturalist chairs designed for the Garden, which incorporate silhouettes of cardinals, the state bird of Virginia.

Important Design

|
New York