View 1 of Lot 447. "Grand Oiseau de Marbre" Armchair and Low Table.
View 1 of Lot 447. "Grand Oiseau de Marbre" Armchair and Low Table.
447

François-Xavier Lalanne

"Grand Oiseau de Marbre" Armchair and Low Table

Estimate:

200,000 - 300,000 USD

François-Xavier Lalanne

François-Xavier Lalanne

"Grand Oiseau de Marbre" Armchair and Low Table

"Grand Oiseau de Marbre" Armchair and Low Table

Estimate:

200,000 - 300,000 USD

Lot sold:

214,200

USD

François-Xavier Lalanne

"Grand Oiseau de Marbre" Armchair and Low Table


circa 1974

executed in the Manolis Karentinos Workshop, Athens

white marble, painted iron

armchair: 41 5/8 x 66 x 44 1/2 in. (105.6 x 167.6 x 113 cm)

table: 18 7/8 x 42 1/2 x 27 3/4 in. (47.7 x 107.9 x 70.4 cm)

Acquired directly from the artist by Alexandre Iolas, Paris
Private Collection, New York
Christie’s New York, December 8, 2009, lot 151
Private Collection, New York
Christie’s New York, June 17, 2010, lots 130 and 131
Private Collection, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner
John Russell, Les Lalanne, Paris, 1975, p. 62 (for a variant of the armchair model)
Les Lalanne, exh. cat., Christian Fayt Art Gallery, Paris, 1984, pl. 16 (for a variant of the armchair model)
"Les Lalannes," Connaissance des Arts, March 2010, p. 21 (for a variant of the armchair model)
Les Lalanne, exh. cat., Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, 2010, pp. 68-69 and 76-77 (for variants of the table and armchair models)
Paul Kasmin, Claude & François-Xavier Lalanne, New York, 2012, n.p. (for a variant of the armchair model)
Adrien Dannatt, Les Lalanne, Fifty Years of Work, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York, 2015, pp. 11 and 68 (for variants of the armchair model)
Adrian Dannatt, François-Xavier and Claude Lalanne: In the Domain of Dreams, New York, 2018, pp. 77 and 162-163 (for a variant of the armchair model)