Table Semelle ou Flaque
Semelle or Flaque table
[Table Semelle ou Flaque]
straw marquetry and glass top
marqueterie de paille et dalle de verre]
25,5 x 125,5 x 65,5 cm ; 10 x 49 ⅜ x 27 ¾ in.
Good overall condition.
The table top presents with a large scratch on the center (4 cm), with a dent (0,3 x 0,3 cm). The underside of the top presents with scattered minor dents (a more visible one on the center). There are a few dents along the edges, Each leg presents with surface scratches and chips. There is a loss of straw on one side (2,3 cm)
All consistent with age and use, and with the technic use.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Artcurial, November 22, 2005, lot 210
Acquired from the above by the actual owner
Private collection, France
[Vente Artcurial, 22 novembre 2005, lot 210
Acquis de la précédente par l'actuel propriétaire
Collection privée, France]
Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Jean Royère, Paris, 2002 p. 157
Jacques Lacoste et Patrick Seguin, Jean Royère, Paris, 2012, Vol.1, pp. 46, 49 and 216-218 ; Vol.2, pp. 58 and 59
[Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Jean Royère, Paris, 2002 p. 157
Jacques Lacoste et Patrick Seguin, Jean Royère, Paris, 2012, Vol.1, pp. 46, 49 et 216-218 ; Vol.2, pp. 58 et 59]