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Goossens, Paris and Maison Desrues, Paris

Estimate:

800 - 1,200 EUR

Goossens, Paris and Maison Desrues, Paris

Goossens, Paris and Maison Desrues, Paris

Estimate:

800 - 1,200 EUR

Lot sold:

8,820

EUR

Goossens, Paris and Maison Desrues, Paris

A sphere with lions after the model created for Gabrielle Chanel by Gossens and a semi-spherical paperweight with a lion's head by Maison Desrues


rock crystal and gilt brass with the mark Goossens under one of the lions; glass and metal for the paper-weight


Height 3¾in; height 1½in


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Goossens, Paris et Maison Desrues, Paris

Sphère aux lions d'après le modèle créé pour Gabrielle Chanel par Gossens et un presse-papier semi sphérique à tête de lion par Maison Desrues


en cristal de roche et laiton doré portant la marque Goossens sous l'un des lions; verre et métal pour le presse-papier 


Haut. 9,5 cm, haut 4 cm


(2)


The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. The lock is missing.


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.