Lot 163

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JEAN LURÇAT (1892-1966) & Atelier TABARD "Le mouton, la mort, la laine et le soleil", 1948. Grande tapisserie d'Aubusson, tissage basse lisse en laine polychrome, représentant un entablement à la mandoline et au homard, souligné de poissons séchant et de grands motifs végétaux, la scène est encadrée, d'une part, par un bœuf couronné, et d'autre part, par une chèvre surmontée d'un soleil. Fond jaune clair. Bolduc titré "Carton de Jean Lurçat, tirage n° 1, édité par Tabard Frères et Sœurs". Dim : 234 x 340 cm

  • Historique : Ce modèle a été tissé en cinq exemplaires par l'atelier Tabard et le carton n'a pas été repris par un autre lissier. Tabard a par ailleurs tissé en huit exemplaires une variante de ce modèle, de taille inférieure.

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In accordance with Article 14 of French Act no. 2000-642 of July 10th 2000,
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cancelled by operation of law, without prejudice to the damages payable by
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owes to it.
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June 7, 2012 7:00 PM CEST
Paris, France


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