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Francis Jourdain

Pair of Armchairs

Francis Jourdain

Francis Jourdain

Pair of Armchairs

Pair of Armchairs

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Francis Jourdain

Pair of Armchairs

circa 1920

ebonized beech, fabric upholstery

28 1/2 x 23 1/4 x 27 in. (72.4 x 59.1 x 68.6 cm) each

Overall in very good condition. The wooden feet present with minor abrasions and occasional indentations, not visually distracting. The later fabric upholstery presents with some very light soiling concentrated to the armrests.


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.

Galerie Jean-François Dubois, Paris
Private Collection
Christie’s Paris, October 26, 2004, lot 98
Acquired from the above by the present owners
Léon Werth, “Francis Jourdain Décorateur”, La Demeure Française, Paris, 1925, no. 3, p. 19