JOSEPH CSAKY (1888-1971)

Console "Peacocks", circa 1927

Console with a rectangular black marble base and top from Belgium. 
The legs are formed by two peacocks in white stone contrasting with the black marble slabs at the back. 

H 80,5 - L 96 - P 30 cm (H 31.7 - W 37.8 - D 11.8 in)


Collection Marcel COARD ; Artcurial auction, Paris, Art Deco June 8th, 2010 lot n°109 ; Collection of Laurent Negro from Chateau de Gourdon


Commissioned by the decorator Marcel Coard in 1927-1928 for a castle in the south of France.


Félix Marcilhac, "Joseph Csaky ; Du cubisme historique à la figuration réaliste", Les éditions de l'amateur, Paris, 2007, referenced FM.121 and another version reproduced from a period photographic document on p. 142 and p.342.