Auction 411 / Lot n° 461

Eileen Gray (attribuito)

 (  Enniscorthy   1878  -  Parigi   1976  )


Screen model "Brick" designed in 1922-1923 The date for this sample is uncertain, between 1940 and 1970 Black japanned panels, metal structure, brass washers (cm 182x160) (minor defects) Provenance: Eliane Vincileoni Corradini, Parigi William Bowman, Milano Appended analysis carried out in 2007 by the Archipel Laboratory in Paris showing the compatibility of paint and tecniques with those employed in France between 1940and 1950 Appended letters by Bill Bowman Bibliography for similar screens: Y. Brunhammer, Le style 1925, Baschet & C, Paris s.d., p. 79; P. Adam, Eileen Gray. Architect Designer, Thames and Hudson, London, 1987; pp. 123, 132, 332; Eileen Gray, a cura di C. Pitiot, Centre Pompidou, Paris 2013, pp. 20, 42, 57; J. Goff, Eileen Gray: Her Work and Her World, Irish Academic Press, 2015, p. 445; A. Duncan, Art Déco Furniture, Thames and Hudson, London 1984, p. 28

Auction: 19 December 2017 at 15:30

Estimate € 10,000 - 12,000

Sold € 75,000
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