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Bruno Paul

Armchair, 1928

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

800 - 1,200 EUR

Bruno Paul

Bruno Paul

Armchair, 1928

Armchair, 1928

Estimate:

800 - 1,200 EUR

Lot sold:

2,772

EUR

Bruno Paul

1874 - 1968

Armchair, 1928


Makassar ebony and fabric upholstery

83 x 96 x 94 cm ; 32 ⅝ x 37 ¾ x 37 in.

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Bruno Paul

1874 - 1968

Chauffeuse, 1928

ébène de Macassar et garniture en tissu

83 x 96 x 94 cm ; 32 ⅝ x 37 ¾ x 37 in.

Good overall condition. One chip of wood veneer at the front of chair of about 0,5 cm long. Surface scratches and dents throughout. Tiny losses of wood. Instances of wear. All consistent with age and use. The armchair has been revarnished and reupholstered at a later stage.


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. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Villa Bergmann, Berlin
Eva-Maria and Eduard Sabatier, Germany
Acquired from the above in 2012
Alfred Ziffer, Bruno Paul - German spatial art and architecture between Art Nouveau and Modernism, München, 1992, pp. 249, 252 and 315