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Guy de Rougemont

"Nuage" Illuminated Coffee Table

Guy de Rougemont

Guy de Rougemont

"Nuage" Illuminated Coffee Table

"Nuage" Illuminated Coffee Table

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Guy de Rougemont

"Nuage" Illuminated Coffee Table

circa 1970

stainless steel, clear Plexiglas

18 x 55 x 43 1/2 in. (45.7 x 139.8 x 110.5 cm)

Overall in very good condition. The plexiglas base presents with light surface scratches and minor abrasions throughout, not visually distracting. The plexiglas with occasional very minor crazing consistent with age and not visually distracting. The aluminum top with small scattered dimples and scratches throughout with abrasions concentrated to the outer most areas, consistent with gentle use. The coffee table includes a lighting installation to the underside of the tabletop as intended by the artist. Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and recommends having all wiring inspected by a licensed electrician.


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.

Suzanne Demisch Inc., New York
Acquired from the above by the present owners, 2004
Renée Beslon, Marie-Odile Briot, and Françoise Thieck, Rougemont 1955-1972, Paris, 1973, pp. 23-25 (for related models)
Rougemont: Espaces Publics et Arts Décoratifs, 1965-1990, exh. cat., Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, May 22-August 19, 1990, p. 32
Yvonne Brunhammer and Marie-Laure Perrin, Le Mobilier Français 1960-1998, Paris, 1998, pp. 31 and 136
Anne Bovy, Furniture & Interiors of the 1970s, Paris, 2005, p. 153
Patrick Favardin and Guy Bloch-Champfort, Les Décorateurs des années 60-70, Paris, 2007, pp. 24 and 152, 289-290, 292
Emily Evan Eerdmans, Henri Samuel: Master of the French Interior, New York, 2018, pp. 124 and 134