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Auction Preview: Design at Sotheby’s, Paris, May 3

What: Design

Where: Sotheby’s, 76, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, CS 10010, 75384 PARIS CEDEX 08, France

When: May 3, 2:30 PM CEST

Public Viewing: PARIS - FRI, 27 APR 18 | 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM CEST / SAT, 28 APR 18 | 11:00 AM - 07:00 PM CEST / MON, 30 APR 18 | 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM CEST / WED, 02 MAY 18 | 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM CEST

Top Lots of the Sale:

 - "KL Unique Drawing Board" (1964-1966) - Francois-Xavier Lalanne; patinated metal, wood, glass leather and opaline; with a stool. Branded Lalanne and dated 64 on the top front edge. Measured at: 176 x 200 x 76.5 cm; 69 1/4 x 78 3/4 x 30 1/8 in. Estimated Price: US$ 621,710 - 870,394

- "6X6 Demountable House", Circa (1944-1945) - Jean Prouvé; metal, aluminium and wood. Measured at: 600 x 600 cm; 236 1/4 x 236 1/4 in. - Total surface: 36 m2. Estimated Price: US$ 559,539 - 683,881

- "Cabinet", Circa (1925) - Marcel Coard; Macassar ebony, sapelli, varnished wood, shagreen and lapis-lazuli, opening thanks to a mecanism. Branded twice CP for Chanaux & Pelletier and numbered 2030 on the reverse. Measured at: 70 x 104 x 42 cm; 21 1/4 x 41 x 16 1/2 in. Estimated Price: US$ 559,539 - 683,881

- "Two Four-Panel Screens", Designed Circa 1960, Executed Circa 1973 - Eileen Gray; cork, mahogany and metal. Measured at: Each panel : 212,4 x 69,9 cm ; 83 5/8 x 27 1/2 in. Estimated Price: US$ 497,368 - 746,052

- "Pair of Armchairs", Circa 1928 - Ean-Michel Frank; shagreen covered wood, velvet upholstery. Measured at: 67 x 66 x 61 cm; 26 1/2 x 26 x 24 in. Estimated Price: US$ 373,026 - 621,710

- "Unique Ginkgo Mirror" (2012) - Claude Lalanne; patinated gilt bronze. Monogrammed CL, signed Claude Lalanne, numbered 1/1 and dated 2012 on a branch. Measured at: 226.6 x 118 cm; 89 1/4 x 46 1/2 in. Estimated Price: US$ 373,026 - 621,710

- "Troupeau from the Nouveaux Moutons Series", (1994-1995) - François-Xavier Lalanne; patinated bronze and epoxy stone; comprising two Brebis and one Bélier. The brebis dated 1995, branded F, with foundry mark Blanchet Fondeur, one numbered 35/250, the other 37/250, the bélier numbered 20/250 dated 1994, branded M. Measured at: Brebis: 91 x 99 x 33 cm ; 35 7/8 x 39 x 13 in.; Bélier: 93 x 100 x 34 cm; 36 5/8 x 39 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. Estimated Price: US$ 310,855 - 435,197

- "Pair of Candle Holders", Circa (1968-1970) - Diego Giacometti; patinated gilt bronze. Branded Diego on the base. Measured at: Height: 55.8 cm and 55.5 cm; 22 in. and 21 7/8 in. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Rene Moatti, acquired directly from the artist circa 1968-1970. Estimated Price: US$ 248,684 - 373,026

For details, visit: http://www.sothebys.com/

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