François-xavier Lalanne, L'Âne De Pompadour, Designed In 1973, Realised In 2001
BUY it for: $8.13
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Estimate: 400,000-600,000 EUR
Sold for 729,000 EUR
Price Point Value $813,200 USD
Auctioned on Nov 22 2017

Description & Provenance & Exhibitions & Literature
François-Xavier Lalanne
1927 - 2008
patinated bronze, brass and leather
Monogrammed FxL, branded LALANNE, dated 2001 and numbered 2/8 on the flank

180 x 183 x 44 cm ; 70  7/8  x 72 x 17  3/8  in.

This piece, realised in 1973 for the Noailles family and their estate of Pompadour was then edited by the artist with the consent of the family from 2000.

Collection Jacques Grange, Paris (acquired directly from the artist)


Les Lalanne, exhibition catalogue, Centre National d'Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris, June 15 - July 13, 1975, pp. 76-77
Daniel Marchesseau, Les Lalannes, Paris, 1998, p. 101
Daniel Abadie, Lalanne(s), Paris, 2008, pp. 127 and 325
Les Lalanne, exhibition catalogue, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, March 17 - July 4, 2010, pp. 80 and 86-87

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