Pivoting four-armed wall light with 'Lampadaire' and 'Casquette' shades

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  • Provenance

    Serge Mouille, Paris
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1985

  • Exhibited

    'Two Master Metalworkers/Deux Maîtres du Métal: Jean Prouvé, Serge Mouille', DeLorenzo Gallery, New York, May 1985; Alan and Christine Counord, Paris, Fall 1985

  • Literature

    Alan and Christine Counord and Anthony DeLorenzo, Two Master Metalworkers/Deux Maîtres du Métal: Jean Prouvé, Serge Mouille, exh. cat., New York, 1985, illustrated p. 129
    Pierre Émile Pralus, Serge Mouille: A French Classic, Saint Cyr au Mont d’Or, 2006, pp. 58, 128, 172
    Alan Grizot, Alan Celui par qui le 50 arrive: Comme un rocker dans l'art, Paris, 2017, illustrated pp. 133, 153

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Property from the Personal Collection of Anthony DeLorenzo, US

Pivoting four-armed wall light with 'Lampadaire' and 'Casquette' shades

designed 1954, executed 1954-1962
Painted steel, painted aluminium, brass.
142.3 cm (56 in.) high, approximately 406 cm (159 7/8 in.) wide fully extended
Manufactured by Atelier Serge Mouille, Paris, France. Together with a facsimile of a letter of authenticity signed by the designer.

Estimate
£50,000 - 70,000 Ω

Contact Specialist
Madalena Horta E Costa
Head of Sale
+44 20 7318 4019
mhortaecosta@phillips.com

Important Design

London Auction 18 October 2018