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Armand-Albert Rateau, Bronze Hand Mirror
 
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TITLE:  Bronze Hand Mirror
ARTIST:  Armand-Albert Rateau (French, 1882–1938)
WORK DATE:  circa 1925
CATEGORY:  Frames and Mirrors
MATERIALS:  Bronze - Glass - Ivory
MARKINGS:  The piece is stamped AA RATEAU/INV
SIZE:  h: 12.8 x w: 5.2 x d: 0.8 in / h: 32.5 x w: 13.2 x d: 2 cm
STYLE:  Art Deco (ca. 1920s-1930s)
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Morateur Gallery, Docantic  310-360-0588  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  Only two copies of this mirror are recorded in the art market, one is in the Metropolitan museum collection and the second one was in the famous George and Florence Blumenthal collection. These two American collectors were the very first and major commissioners of Armand-Albert Rateau who furnished their residences.

Excellent Original condition. Minor wear consistent with age and use.
PROVENANCE:  The exact same one is included in the New York Metropolitan museum collection under the Accession number 25170.
ONLINE CATALOGUE(S):  Design Inventory
 
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