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Louis Süe et André Mare

Desk, circa 1920

Louis Süe et André Mare

Louis Süe et André Mare

Desk, circa 1920

Desk, circa 1920

Louis Süe and André Mare

1875 - 1968 ; 1885 - 1932

Desk, circa 1920


lacquered wood, nickel-plated metal and brass

74 x 127 x 60 cm ; 29 ⅛ x 50 x 23 ⅝ in.

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Louis Süe et André Mare

1875 - 1968 ; 1885 - 1932

Bureau, vers 1920


bois laqué, métal nickelé et laiton

74 x 127 x 60 cm ; 29 ⅛ x 50 x 23 ⅝ in.


Good overall condition consistent with age and use. There are scratches mainly located on the top. There are some cracks, more visible at the upper part of the feet, on the right of the desk at the junction of two pieces of wood. Lacquer presents with lacks (more important on the top, the largest one is approximately 1,1 x 1,4 cm). There are some oxidation marks on the metal. One original key is provided. The desk has been relacquered 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.

Florence Camard, Sue et Mare et la compagnie des arts français, Paris, 1993, p. 199 for the same model in Cuban Mahogony