Paul Dupré-Lafon (1900-1971) for Hermés Bureau Directorial
Lot 38
Paul Dupré-Lafon (1900-1971) pour Hermés Bureau Directorial
€60,000 - 80,000
US$ 81,000 - 110,000
Lot Details
Paul Dupré-Lafon (1900-1971) pour Hermés
Bureau Directorial
en ébène de macassar et placage à plateau rectangulaire gainé de cuir bordeaux à buvard central ouvrant sur casier en épaisseur et entourage de cornières de laiton en bordure. Caissons latéraux ouvrant chacun par trois tiroirs à prises sphériques en bronze doré reposant sur un talon en retrait, galbé, à cornière de laiton. Deux porte-plumes à bague de fixation ronde en bronze doré.

A Desk
macassar ebony and brass, the surface inset with dark red leather with a removable leather-lined writing pad concealing a hidden letter compartment, each pedestal with three graduated drawers each with gilt bronze handle

Cuir marqué 'Hermès', hauteur 73,5cm, largeur 148cm, profondeur 85cm

Footnotes

  • Bibliographie

    Thierry Couvrat-Desvergnes, 'Paul Dupré-Lafon; Décorateur des Millionnaires', Èd. de l'Amateur, Paris, 1990, p. 114 pour un bureau du même modèle
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