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Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

"Chaînes" Metal Single

Property from an Important Private Collection

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

"Chaînes" Metal Single

"Chaînes" Metal Single

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Property from an Important Private Collection

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

"Chaînes" Metal Single


2016

number 7 from an edition of 8 plus 2 artist's proofs and 2 prototypes

produced by Galerie kreo, Paris

anodized aluminum

monogrammed ERB, impressed "Chaines" metal green single/Galerie KREO, dated 2016 and numbered no 7/8

123 in. (312.4 cm) high excluding fittings

6⅞ in. (17.5 cm) diameter of each shade

Overall in excellent condition. The anodized aluminum shades present with extremely faint scattered surface scratches and light scuffing consistent with installation and gentle use. An extra set of wires from the original manufacturer is provided to facilitate installation. Assembly instructions will be provided to the buyer. 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.

Galerie kreo, Paris
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec Chaînes, exh. cat., Galerie Kreo, Paris, April 11, 2016-July 1, 2017, pp. 3-5, 12, 14 and 20-21
Alice Morby, "Bouroullec Brothers suspend chains of light from ceiling of Galerie Kreo," Dezeen Magazine, London, November 7, 2016

© Michel Giesbrecht - Photography Courtesy of Galerie kreo