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Louis Süe et André Mare

Piano and stool, circa 1921

Restricted SpeciesArtist's Resale Right

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 EUR

Louis Süe et André Mare

Louis Süe et André Mare

Piano and stool, circa 1921

Piano and stool, circa 1921

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 EUR

Lot sold:

63,000

EUR

Louis Süe and André Mare

1875 - 1968 ; 1885 - 1932

Piano and stool, circa 1921


mahogany and ivory

Manufactured by Gaveau, Paris

102 x 180 x 154 cm ; 40 ⅛ x 70 ⅞ x 60 ⅝ in.

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Louis Süe et André Mare

1875 - 1968 ; 1885 - 1932

Piano et son tabouret, 1921


acajou et ivoire

Produit par Gaveau, Paris

102 x 180 x 154 cm ; 40 ⅛ x 70 ⅞ x 60 ⅝ in.

Very good overall condition. Traces of dirt and scratches throughout. The varnish is cloudy inside the keyboard lid. Several cracks throughout the wood, the longest is approximately 65 cm long. Tiny dents on the feet. The piano and its stool appear to have been re-varnished 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.

Please note that Sotheby's is not able to assist buyers with the shipment of any lots containing restricted materials into the US. A buyer's inability to export or import these lots cannot justify a delay in payment or a sale's cancellation.
Raymond Foulk, The extraordinary work of Süe et Mare, London, 1979, p. 18
Florence Camard, Süe et Mare et la Compagnie des Arts Français, Paris, 1993, p. 108 for a drawing and p. 295