FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT |  TWO VASES [DEUX VASES]
FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT |  TWO VASES [DEUX VASES]
FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT |  TWO VASES [DEUX VASES]
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Property From An Important Private Collection [Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | TWO VASES [DEUX VASES]

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 EUR

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

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | TWO VASES [DEUX VASES]

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 EUR

Lot sold:11,250EUR

Description

Property From An Important Private Collection

[Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT

TWO VASES

[DEUX VASES]


executed between 1931 and 1951 

pâte-de-verre

Each with the artist's stamp DECORCHEMONT

one numbered D 546, the other 377 on the underside


[réalisés entre 1931 et 1951

pâte-de-verre

Chacun avec le cachet de l'artiste DECORCHEMONT

un numéroté D 546, l'autre 377 au revers]



The highest : 19,8 cm ; 7 ¾ in.

[Hauteur du plus grand : 19,8 cm ; 7 ¾ in.]

Condition Report

Both vases are in good overall condition.

The D 548 vase presents with a break at the top edge on approximately 8 cm, with a few air bubbles inherent to the making, and with some dirt concentrated on the rooster face. There are some scratches on the base.

The 377 vase presents with a few air bubbles inherent to the making with a 3 larger ones located on the bottom part of the vase. There are some light scratches. There is one dent inside the edge of vase.


"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 vase numbered D 546 :

Sotheby's, London, November 9, 2010, lot 107 

Private collection, United-Kingdom

[Pour le vase numéroté D 546 :

Vente Sotheby's, Londres, 9 novembre 2010, lot 107

Collection privée, Royaume-Uni]


Literature

Véronique Ayroles, François Décorchemont, Maître de la pâte de verre 1880-1971, Paris, 2006, pp. 159,167 and 291 for these examples

[Véronique Ayroles, François Décorchemont, Maître de la pâte de verre 1880-1971, Paris, 2006, pp. 159,167 et 291 pour ces modèles]

Catalogue Note

The 377 vase from and edition of 5

[Le vase numéroté 377 édité à 5 exemplaires]

FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT |  TWO VASES [DEUX VASES]
Property From An Important Private Collection [Provenant d'une Importante Collection Privée]
FRANÇOIS-ÉMILE DÉCORCHEMONT | TWO VASES [DEUX VASES]
Lot Closed