Lot 184

Jacques Adnet Table Lamp

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Jacques Adnet (French, 1900-1984)
Marking(s); notes: no marking(s) apparent
Materials: wenge wood
Dimensions (H, W, D): 15.25"h, 7"w, 7"d
Additional Information: The lamp, which has one light socket, has the label of French historian and Art Deco expert Felix Marcilhac. Consignor states that the lamp was purchased at Tajan, Paris. Reference: Jacques Adnet, Alain-Rene Hardy and Gaelle Millet, pg.243. Provenance: Roy Chefets, Boynton Beach, Florida.

This lot is from an extensive South Florida collection of noteworthy mid-century French design. The consignor traveled to Paris throughout the 1970s on behalf of Price Waterhouse. Attracted to the quality construction and uniqueness of the art and design he found there, he began acquiring the objects first as a hobby, then more studiously as he educated himself via catalogues raisonne and biographies of his favorite artists and designers. 


very good, patina to metal, one minor split to wood near bottom, appears to be rewired

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