Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann (1879-1933)
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Collectionneur Sideboard (circa 1925)



Burr amboyna “Collectionneur” sideboard with a marble top; the keyed center doors featuring a gilt-bronze plaque depicting a stylized woman’s face and hands and two birds; the interior in oak with one shelf; one smaller door on either side, each with a gilt-bronze key plaque, with oak interior and three adjustable shelves; the base featuring three small drawers with fluted, gilt-bronze handles, the center drawer with a gilt-bronze keyhole.

Reference number 2074AR-2129NR

Branded: Ruhlmann

Branded: A



Height: 41 ½ in (105.4 cm)

Width: 79 ½ in (201.9 cm)

Depth: 24 ¾ in (62.9 cm)



Emmanuel Bréon and Rosalind Pepall, ed., Ruhlmann: Genius of Art Deco, Paris: Somogy, 2004, p. 50 and 135 (similar model illustrated).

Yvonne Brunhammer, Le Style 1925, Paris: Baschet et Cie, p. 20 (similar model illustrated).

Florence Camard, Ruhlmann: Master of Art Deco, New York: Abrams, 1984, pp. 145 and 160 (similar model illustrated).

Florence Camard, Jacques Emile Ruhlmann, New York: Rizzoli, 2011, pp. 176-177 (similar model illustrated).

Musée des Années 30 Boulogne-Billancourt, Ruhlmann: Un Génie de l’Art Déco, Italy: Grafedit, 2001, p. 137 (similar model illustrated).

Villa Serralves, Jacques Emile Ruhlmann et la Fraternité des Arts, Portugal: Serralves, 2009, p. 65 (similar model illustrated).

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