FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS  [ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]
FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS  [ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]
FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS  [ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]
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Property From An Important Private Collection [Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS [ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]

Estimate:

8,000 - 12,000 EUR

Property From An Important Private Collection [Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS [ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]

Estimate:

8,000 - 12,000 EUR

Lot sold:11,250EUR

Description

Property From An Important Private Collection

[Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]


FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT

A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS

[ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]


executed between 1926 and 1931

pâte-de-verre

Each with the artist's stamp DECORCHEMONT

one numbered B759, another one A 735 on the underside


[réalisées entre 1926 et 1931

pâte-de-verre 

Chacune avec le cachet de l'artiste DECORCHEMONT

Une numérotée B759, une autre A 735 au revers]


The highest : 16,3 cm ; 6 ⅜ in.

[Hauteur de la plus grande : 16,3 cm ; 6 ⅜ in.]

Condition Report

Good overall condition. The three vases presents with some bubbles inherent to the making and with dirt throughout the surface. The vase engraved A 735 presents with several scratches and with a circular mark inside.


"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."

Literature

Véronique Ayroles, François Décorchemont, Maître de la pâte de verre 1880-1971, Paris, 2006, p. 269 for these examples

[Véronique Ayroles, François Décorchemont, Maître de la pâte de verre 1880-1971, Paris, 2006, p. 269 pour les modèles]

Catalogue Note

The A 735 bowl from an edition of 10

The unnumbered bowl from an edition of 12


[La coupe numérotée A 735 éditée à 10 exemplaires

La coupe non numérotée éditée à 12 exemplaires]

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS  [ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]
Property From An Important Private Collection [Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]
FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF THREE BOWLS [ENSEMBLE DE TROIS COUPES]
Lot Closed