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Jean Royère
SET OF THREE "CROISILLON" ARMCHAIRS
Estimate
200,000300,000
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14
Jean Royère
SET OF THREE "CROISILLON" ARMCHAIRS
Estimate
200,000300,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Design

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Jean Royère
SET OF THREE "CROISILLON" ARMCHAIRS
en suite with the previous and following two lots
lacquered wood, brass, fabric upholstery
29 1/2  x 26 3/4  x 38 in. (75 x 68 x 96.5 cm) each
designed circa 1938, executed circa 1950
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Provenance

Private Collection, Beirut, Lebanon
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Ensembles Mobiliers, vol. 4, 1939, pl. 1 and 2
René Chavance, “Jean Royère ou bon sens et fantaisie,” Mobilier et Décoration, no. 7, October 1949, p. 2 (for a period photograph of the model)
Jean Royère, “La folie des prix français,” Le Décor d’Aujourd’hui, no. 79, 1953, p. 232 (for a period photograph of the model)
Catherine and Stephane de Beyrie and Jacques Ouaiss, Jean Royère, New York, 2000, p. 122
Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Jean Royère, Paris, 2002, p. 118

Catalogue Note


A similar model was exhibited at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, for the exhibition "Jean Royère: Décorateur à Paris," October 8, 1999-January 30, 2000. 

Important Design

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