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Oiseau d'Argent chair by François-Xavier Lalanne

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Signed with impressed manufacturer's mark to wing: [FXL Lalanne Artcurial]. François-Xavier Lalanne was a 20th century sculptor known for his surrealistic animal sculptures. Yves Saint-Laurent was among Lalanne’s many high-society patrons. William Grimes, writing for The New York Times, calls Lalanne’s oeuvre "endlessly inventive," as evinced by this charming chair in the shape of a bird.

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  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent. All original, in excellent condition showing only minor wear consistent with careful use..
  • Dimensions

    H 40.75 in. x W 19 in. x D 28 in.

    H 103.51 cm x W 48.26 cm x D 71.12 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    88019.002
  • Reference number
    LU8490762828

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