Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann - The Collector: Icons of Design New York Monday, December 15, 2014 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Galerie Deroyan, Paris
    Private collection
    Sotheby's, Paris, "Arts Décoratifs du XXe Siècle & Design Contemporain," November 22, 2011, lot 126
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Literature

    Florence Camard, Ruhlmann: Master of Art Deco, New York, 1984, p. 242

  • Catalogue Essay

    The drawing for the present design is recorded in the reference album "Tapis, éclairages, miroirs, cheminées, consoles," (inventory number 2002.18.14) held by the Ruhlmann Archives at the Musée Musée des Années Trente, Boulogne Billancourt, Paris.


Carpet, model no. 3207NR

circa 1925
Tufted wool.
83 x 101 in. (210.8 x 256.5 cm)

$120,000 - 180,000 

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The Collector: Icons of Design

New York Auction 16 December 2014 5pm