HECTOR GUIMARD | DOORBELL PLATE  [PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]
HECTOR GUIMARD | DOORBELL PLATE  [PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]
HECTOR GUIMARD | DOORBELL PLATE  [PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]
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HECTOR GUIMARD | DOORBELL PLATE [PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 EUR

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HECTOR GUIMARD | DOORBELL PLATE [PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 EUR

Lot sold:5,000EUR

Description

HECTOR GUIMARD

DOORBELL PLATE

[PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]


circa 1900

gilt bronze and brass


[vers 1900

bronze doré et laiton]


3 x 6 x 6,5 cm ; 1 ⅛ x 2 ⅜ x 2 ½ in.

Condition Report

Good overall condition, consistent with age and use. The patinated bronze presents with a few hairline scratches on the surface and with vert-de-gris stains mostly concentrated on the recessed areas (a larger one on the underside of the doorbell plate)


"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

Private collection, Paris

[Collection privée, Paris]

Literature

Georges Vigne and Felipe Ferré, Hector Guimard, 2003, Paris, p. 144

[Georges Vigne et Felipe Ferré, Hector Guimard, 2003, Paris, p. 144]

HECTOR GUIMARD | DOORBELL PLATE  [PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]
HECTOR GUIMARD | DOORBELL PLATE [PLAQUE DE SONNETTE]
Lot Closed