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André Dubreuil and Daum

"Lacrima" Floor Lamp

André Dubreuil and Daum

André Dubreuil and Daum

"Lacrima" Floor Lamp

"Lacrima" Floor Lamp

Authenticity guarantee

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André Dubreuil and Daum

"Lacrima" Floor Lamp


circa 1991

patinated bronze, gilt glass

number 9/57 and signed Daum France

71⅛ in. (180.7 cm) high

13 in. (33 cm) maximum diameter of shade

Overall in very good condition. The bronze presents with very minor surface irregularities inherent to production, as well as very light scattered scratches and edge wear throughout consistent with gentle use and light oxidation consistent with age. The gilt glass presents with scattered light surface scratches. The glass shade with a fine hairline crack measuring approximately 7 in., stable. Sotheby's does not guarantee electrical components and suggests 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.

Jean-Louis Gaillemin, André Dubreuil, Poète du fer, Paris, 2006, pl. 81