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

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF TWO BOWLS [ENSEMBLE DE DEUX COUPES]

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 EUR

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

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | A GROUP OF TWO BOWLS [ENSEMBLE DE DEUX COUPES]

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 EUR

Lot sold:6,250EUR

Description

Property From An Important Private Collection

[Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT

A GROUP OF TWO BOWLS

[ENSEMBLE DE DEUX COUPES]


circa 1928

pâte-de-verre

Each with the artist's stamp DECORCHEMONT

one numbered B 793, the other one B 730, on the underside 


[vers 1928

pâte-de-verre

Chacune avec le cachet de l'artiste DECORCHEMONT

une numérotée B 793, l'autre B 730 au revers]


The highest : 12,2 cm ; 4 ¾ in.

[Hauteur de la plus grande : 12,2 cm ; 4 ¾ in.]


Condition Report

Good overall condition. both vases present with some bubbles inherent to the making and filled with dirt. The Bowl engraved B 730 also presents with abrasion inside. The B 793 with a dent underneath.


"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. 277 for this example

[Véronique Ayroles, François Décorchemont, Maître de la pâte de verre 1880-1971, Paris, 2006, p. 277 pour le modèle]


Catalogue Note

The B 793 bowl from an edition of 11

[La coupe numérotée B 793 éditée à 11 exemplaires]

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