Important Design

Important Design

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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann


Auction Closed

December 8, 09:48 PM GMT


70,000 - 90,000 USD

Lot Details


Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann


circa 1927

offered together with two period keys

ébène de Macassar, American burl walnut, gilt bronze

branded Ruhlmann and with the Atelier A mark

73 x 47½ x 14 in. (185.4 x 120.6 x 35.6 cm)

Commissioned directly from the artist by Mr. Jean Bloch, circa 1927
DeLorenzo Gallery, New York, circa 1990s
Private Collection, Chicago, 2000
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2006
Florence Camard, Ruhlmann: Master of Art Deco, New York, 1984, p. 163 (for the present lot illustrated)

This present lot is offered together with a copy of an original sale certificate from Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann.