SÜE & MARE (Louis SÜE (1875-1968) & André MARE (1885-1932))

Pair of "Fleurs" wall lights , 1922

Gilded iron sconces taking form of a shell that is covered by a drapery in an arc. The base of the shell forms a rolled leather pattern that supports a molded alabaster basin. From this bowl emanate pearls and drops of crystal in a pattern of gushing waters reflected in a mirror at the back. 

H 70 - L 80 cm (H 27.6 - W 31.5 in)


Jean Patou, Paris - Galerie Marcilhac, Paris - Collection Karl Lagerfeld.


This pair of sconces was designed for the mansion of the designer Jean Patou and placed in the hallway. 


Camard (Florence)," Süe et Mare et la Compagnie des Arts Français", Paris, 1993, p. 115 and on p. 244.