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:10,000EUR

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 1927 and 1932

pâte-de-verre

Each with the artist's stamp DECORCHEMONT 

One numbered B 52, one C 280, and one B 360 on the underside


[réalisées entre 1927 et 1932

pâte-de-verre

Chacune avec le cachet de l'artiste DECORCHEMONT

Une numérotée B 52, une autre C 280 et une autre B360 au revers]


The highest : 10,7 cm ; 4 ¼ in.

[Hauteur de la plus grande : 10,7 cm ; 4 ¼ in.]

Condition Report

Bowl B 52 :

Good overall condition. There are a few light scratches on the brass and abrasion marks on the underside. The glass presents with a few bubbles inherent to the making.

Bowl C 280 :

Good overall condition. There are some bubbles throughout inherent to the making. There are a few minor scratches concentrated on the outside. Surface soiling.

Bowl B 360 :

Good overall condition. There are some dirt located on the bubbles and several scratches mostly concentrated on the 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."

Provenance

For the bowl numbered C 280 :

Sotheby's, London, November 3, 1995, lot 119

Private collection, United Kingdom 

[Pour la coupe numérotée C 280 :

Vente Sotheby's, Londres, 3 novembre 1995, lot 119

Collection privée, Royaume-Uni]


Literature

Véronique Ayroles, François Décorchemont, Maître de la pâte de verre 1880-1971, Paris, 2006, p. 292, for the bowl numbered C 280 and p. 151 for a related example of the bowl numbered B 360

[Véronique Ayroles, François Décorchemont, Maître de la pâte de verre 1880-1971, Paris, 2006, p. 292, pour la coupe numérotée C 280 et p. 151 pour un modèle comparable à la coupe numérotée B 360]



Catalogue Note

The bowl B 52 from an edition of 21

The bowl C 280 from an edition of 3

The bowl B 360 from an edition of 13


[La coupe numérotée B 52 éditée à 21 exemplaires

La coupe numérotée C 280 éditée à 3 exemplaires

La coupe numérotée B 360 éditée à 13 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