The sunburst mirror with gold mirrored glass, and faux tortoise resin rays.
Signed to reverse.
Approximate dimensions: 15 inches diameter..
Property From a San Francisco Apartment designed by Steven Volpe.
Cf: Maison Jardin, Dece. 1956 - Janv. 1957, front cover, mirror bottom right, is similar to the present example.
Mauries, Patrick: Line Vautrin Miroirs (Galerie Chastel Marechal Paris, 2004 pp. 12 , 15 and 40 each illustrate mirrors of this type, possible including this example. The Magasin, Rue de lUniversite selection on page 12 display six mirrors of similar design, size and scale on a wall behind Line Vautrine. one of which appears to be this example.
Illustrated: Saeks, Diane Dorrans: San Francisco Style, p. 39.
Condition: One ray reglued to mirror frame and two ray sections reglued. One ray section is loose.
SV to client, invoice 6135, 12/7/2001. (17,000).
Up for Auction on December 6, 2019
Estimate: $8,000 - 10,000