Description

    FRANÇOIS-XAVIER LALANNE (French, 1927-2008)
    A Pair of Marble and Painted Wrought Iron Bird Chairs (Small Model), 1980
    Marble and painted wrought iron
    Each 33 x 21-3/4 x 38 inches (83.8 x 55.2 x 96.5 cm)
    Stamped on a seal underneath each seat: FXL / 80

    Private collection, West Palm Beach, Florida




    Condition Report*:

    Light overall surface wear commensurate with age; some light spots of soiling or light discoloration; tail of one bird has a light to moderate chip at one corner; both heads show moderate professionally restored, partially-reconstructed heads measuring 1" to 3" in two separate places; one wing has a split at top, 3" in diameter and 2" down the body of the wing; base shows light to moderate wear, soiling and rubbing with minor paint loss commensurate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    23rd Wednesday
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