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Gaston Etienne Le Bourgeois Walking lion, 1927
Details
Bronze
33 x 60 x 13.5 cm (12.9 x 23.6 x 5.3 in.)
Submitted
Place of Creation
Paris,
Provenance
Acquired by François Ducharne, a prominent figure in the world of Haute Couture, for the dining-room of his Hôtel Particulier, located in Auteuil, an exclusive area of Paris. This house was designed by the architect Pierre Patout between 1923 and 1925, and Ruhlmann created a very elegant interior in 1929.
Signature
Monogrammed 'GLB' and numbered '4/15'
Additional Information
Related work : The same model was exhibited in Paris, Pavillon de Marsan, 1930, “4e exposition des industriels d'art”, under the aegis of Union Centrale des Arts décoratifs.
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