SH154 - A Gentleman’s Collection of French Art Deco and Post War Design

Auction Details

Wednesday 26 September 2018 at 6:00pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

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Wednesday 19 - Wednesday 26 September 2018 11:00am to 5:00pm
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  • 1_1
    LOT 001

    French Art Deco Three Door Cabinet


    c. 1940

    in the style of Maurice Rinck, macassar ebony veneer and parchment, chrome hardware

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 140 cm width 52 cm depth 175 cm
    • Provenance: Copeland & De Soos, Sydney
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  • 2_1
    LOT 002

    Attributed to Epstein Brothers


    Art Deco Cloud Back Three Piece Lounge Suite, c. 1930

    walnut frame, comprising two armchairs and a three-seater sofa, each upholstered in ivory leather with loose seat cushion (3)

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$9,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 84 cm width167 cm depth 90 cm (sofa); height 80.5 cm width 73.5 cm depth 83 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 3_1
    LOT 003

    Dominique (French, 1922-1970)


    Art Deco Vitrine, c. 1930

    walnut and vellum, of upright rectangular form with single glazed door, raised on a curved base with brass trim

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$1,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 177 cm width 75 cm depth 36 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 004

    Jules Leleu (French, 1883-1961)


    Art Deco Dining Table, c. 1929

    macassar ebony, rosewood and silver-plated bronze mounts, the top of circular form above four tapered legs

    EST.$5,000 - $7,000Sold for$10,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 72 cm diameter 125 cm
    • Provenance: Rosewood Gallery, Paris, 2005, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 005

    Catherine Abel (b. 1966)


    Opium Dreamer, 2008

    oil on linen

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 122 x 91 cm
    • Provenance: Art House Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 006

    Dominique (French, 1922-1970)


    Art Deco Sideboard, c. 1930

    walnut and parchment, of rectangular form with bow front, the tiered top over five drawers flanked by two doors enclosing shelves, raised on plinth base with bracket feet

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$9,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 97 cm width 191 cm depth 49 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 007

    Pair of French Art Deco Leather Club Armchairs


    c. 1930

    walnut frame, each upholstered in ivory leather with loose seat cushion (2)

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$5,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 75 cm width 71 cm depth 78 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 8_1
    LOT 008

    DIM (Decoration Interieur Moderne)


    Banquette Stool, 20th Century

    of rectangular form, the seat upholstered in beige leather and supported on four tapered ebonised timber legs with cross stretchers

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 40 cm width 110 cm depth 50 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 9_1
    LOT 009

    French Art Deco Pedestal


    c. 1930

    burr walnut, of upright rectangular form

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 118 cm width 27.5 cm depth 27.5 cm
    • Provenance: Modernism, St. Ouen, France, 2005, Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 10_1
    LOT 010

    French Art Deco Sideboard


    c. 1930

    in the style of Maurice Rinck, rosewood and chromed metal, of rectangular form with bow front, the marble top over a pair of doors flanked by cupboard doors

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$5,520 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 91 cm width 221 cm depth 48 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 011

    Philippe Genet and Lucien Michon (French)


    Pair of Glass Globe Lamps, c. 1920s

    each frosted glass shade raised on a silvered bronze base (2)

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 39 cm diameter 35 cm
    • Provenance: Art Deco Luminaires, Paris, 2003, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 012

    French Art Deco Occasional Table


    c. 1930

    lacquered wood, chromed metal and circular frosted glass top

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 53 cm diameter 27 cm
    • Provenance: Modernism, St. Ouen, France, 2005, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 013

    Catherine Abel (b. 1966)


    The Beauty of Her, 2003

    oil on canvas, signed l.l.c. '

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$8,160 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 112 x 91 cm
    • Provenance: Art House Gallery, Sydney, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 014

    French Art Deco Mirror


    c. 1920

    in the style of Edgar Brandt, wrought iron and mirror plate

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$12,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 166 cm width 151 cm
    • Provenance: John Playfoot Fine Art, Melbourne, 2004, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 015

    French Art Deco Side Table


    c. 1920

    in the style of Edgar Brandt, triangular marble top above a wrought iron frame embellished with roses

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$2,880 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 67 cm width 76 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 016

    French Art Deco Floor Lamp


    c. 1930

    with demi-lune glass shade, the base surmounted by two stylised reindeers

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 017

    Marc Lalique (French, 1900-1977)


    Cactus Table, designed 1951

    clear and frosted crystal, the circular glass top supported by eight cactus leaves branching from a shorter row of leaves on a circular base, with spare glass top

    EST.$30,000 - $50,000Sold for$31,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 71.5 cm diameter 160 cm and 190 cm
    • Provenance: Shapiro Auctioneers, Sydney, 8 June 2011, lot 198, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 018

    Lalique


    'Femme Bras Levés' Table Lamp, designed 1928, executed 2012

    frosted and clear crystal and polished stainless steel, depicting a female with her arms up

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$9,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 60 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: The decorative panel originally created by René Lalique in 1928 to adorn the cars of the famous Orient Express train
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    LOT 019

    Lalique


    'Joueur de Pipeau' Table Lamp, designed 1928, executed 2012

    frosted and clear crystal and polished stainless steel, depicting a male figure playing the pipe

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$7,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 60 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
    • Labels: The decorative panel originally created by René Lalique in 1928 to adorn the cars of the famous Orient Express train
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    LOT 020

    Lalique


    Versailles Pedestal Table, c. 2011

    clear crystal base of footed vase form, surmounted by a circular stainless steel and mirror plate top

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 51.5 cm diameter 50 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 021

    French Art Deco Sideboard


    c. 1930

    in the style of Maurice Rinck, rosewood and nickelled bronze trim and pulls, of rectangular form, with a single glass door flanked by cupboard doors enclosing shelves

    EST.$2,500 - $4,500Sold for$3,840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 102 cm width 200 cm depth 47 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 22_1
    LOT 022

    Attributed to Dominique (French, 1922-1970)


    Art Deco Pedestal, c. 1930

    rosewood, of upright rectangular form

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$900 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 150 cm width 50.5 cm depth 29 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 023

    Scott McDougall (b. 1953)


    Moon Kissed Venice Carnivale, c. 1994

    mixed media on canvas, signed l.l.c. 'Scott McDougall'

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$900 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 90 x 91 cm
    • Provenance: Valerie Cohen Fine Art, Sydney, 1994, Private Collection, Sydney
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    LOT 024

    French Art Deco Side Table


    c. 1930

    burr walnut, of oval form

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$1,140 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 58 cm width 80 cm depth 47 cm
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