Claude Lalanne

French, 1924–2019

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Claude Lalanne is recognized for creating imaginative bronze objects that straddle the line between the fine and decorative arts. Working closely with her husband, Francois-Xavier Lalanne, she has produced a diverse body of sculptural work ranging …

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Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
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High auction record
€1.9m, Christie's, 2009
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'La Diva', 1998
Sold on Jun 16, 2021
€48,750
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Sculpture
patinated bronze
12.7 x 21.91 cm
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Realized Price
€48,750
Auction Sale
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
Description
Claude Lalanne (Paris 1924-2019 Ury) Monogrammée 'CL', signée 'LALANNE' et numérotée 'HC 1' (à l'arrière de la base) bronze patiné 22 x 15 x 11,5 cm. Vers 1998 Monogrammed 'CL', signed 'LALANNE' and numbered 'HC 1' (to the back) patinated bronze 8 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 4 ½ in. Circa 1998
'La Diva', 1998
patinated bronze
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
€48,750
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22% est
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Sculpture
12.7 x 21.91 cm
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Auction Sale
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
€48,750
Description
Claude Lalanne (Paris 1924-2019 Ury) Monogrammée 'CL', signée 'LALANNE' et numérotée 'HC 1' (à l'arrière de la base) bronze patiné 22 x 15 x 11,5 cm. Vers 1998 Monogrammed 'CL', signed 'LALANNE' and numbered 'HC 1' (to the back) patinated bronze 8 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 4 ½ in. Circa 1998
Bracelet
Sold on Jun 16, 2021
€3,750
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galvanized copper and bronze
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€3,750
Auction Sale
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
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Claude Lalanne (Paris 1924-2019 Ury) cuivre galvanisé et bronze tour de bras : 18 cm. / 7 in. galvanized copper and bronze inner circumference : 18 cm. / 7 in.
Bracelet
galvanized copper and bronze
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
€3,750
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Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
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€3,750
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Claude Lalanne (Paris 1924-2019 Ury) cuivre galvanisé et bronze tour de bras : 18 cm. / 7 in. galvanized copper and bronze inner circumference : 18 cm. / 7 in.
Broche Pomme Bouche, 1925
Sold on Jun 16, 2021
€2,750
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bronze
3.81 x 3.81 cm
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€2,750
Auction Sale
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
Description
Claude Lalanne (Paris 1925 - 2019 Ury) signée 'CL Lalanne', 'A-B Paris' pour édition Arthus Bertrand Paris bronze 4.0 x 4.0 cm. signed 'CL Lalanne'; 'A-B Paris' for Arthus Bertrand Paris edition bronze 1.5 x 1.5 in.
Broche Pomme Bouche, 1925
bronze
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
€2,750
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3.81 x 3.81 cm
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Auction Sale
Jun 16, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
€2,750
Description
Claude Lalanne (Paris 1925 - 2019 Ury) signée 'CL Lalanne', 'A-B Paris' pour édition Arthus Bertrand Paris bronze 4.0 x 4.0 cm. signed 'CL Lalanne'; 'A-B Paris' for Arthus Bertrand Paris edition bronze 1.5 x 1.5 in.
Unique Structure Végétale Candelabra, 2013
Sold on Apr 22, 2021
$220,500
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Sculpture
gilt bronze
90.17 cm
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$220,500
Auction Sale
Apr 22, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
2013 number 1 from an edition of 1 gilt bronze monogrammed CL, impressed CLAUDE/LALANNE, dated 2013 and numbered 1 35 ½ in. (90.1 cm) high 22 in. (55.8 cm) maximum diameter
Unique Structure Végétale Candelabra, 2013
gilt bronze
Apr 22, 2021
Sotheby's
$220,500
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Sculpture
90.17 cm
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Auction Sale
Apr 22, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$220,500
Description
2013 number 1 from an edition of 1 gilt bronze monogrammed CL, impressed CLAUDE/LALANNE, dated 2013 and numbered 1 35 ½ in. (90.1 cm) high 22 in. (55.8 cm) maximum diameter
Unique Choupatte, 2006
Sold on Apr 22, 2021
$1,774,500
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196% est
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Sculpture
patinated and galvanized copper
30.48 x 33.66 cm
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Realized Price
$1,774,500
Auction Sale
Apr 22, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
2006 number 1 from an edition of 1 patinated and galvanized copper monogrammed CL, impressed LALANNE, dated 2006 and numbered 1/1 13 ¼ x 12 ⅜ x 11 ½ in. (33.6 x 31.4 x 29.2 cm)
Unique Choupatte, 2006
patinated and galvanized copper
Apr 22, 2021
Sotheby's
$1,774,500
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196% est
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Sculpture
30.48 x 33.66 cm
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Auction Sale
Apr 22, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$1,774,500
Description
2006 number 1 from an edition of 1 patinated and galvanized copper monogrammed CL, impressed LALANNE, dated 2006 and numbered 1/1 13 ¼ x 12 ⅜ x 11 ½ in. (33.6 x 31.4 x 29.2 cm)
“Crocodile” Armchair, 2015
Sold on Dec 8, 2020
$1,109,000
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gilt bronze
77.4 x 81.7 x 67.3 cm
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Realized Price
$1,109,000
Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
Property from an Important Estate 2015 number 2B from an edition of 8 gilt bronze, leather upholstery impressed LALANNE, monogrammed CL, numbered 2/8B and dated 2015 32 ⅛ x 30 ½ x 26 ½ in. (81.7 x 77.4 x 67.3 cm)
“Crocodile” Armchair, 2015
gilt bronze
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
$1,109,000
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77.4 x 81.7 x 67.3 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 8, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$1,109,000
Description
Property from an Important Estate 2015 number 2B from an edition of 8 gilt bronze, leather upholstery impressed LALANNE, monogrammed CL, numbered 2/8B and dated 2015 32 ⅛ x 30 ½ x 26 ½ in. (81.7 x 77.4 x 67.3 cm)
‘Structure Végétale’ Candelabra, 2011, 2011
Sold on Jul 31, 2020
$125,000
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patinated bronze
89.1 cm
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$125,000
Auction Sale
Jul 31, 2020
Christie's
Description
patinated bronze 351⁄2 in. (89.1 cm) high signed CL LALANNE, numbered and dated 7/2011
‘Structure Végétale’ Candelabra, 2011, 2011
patinated bronze
Jul 31, 2020
Christie's
$125,000
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89.1 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 31, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$125,000
Description
patinated bronze 351⁄2 in. (89.1 cm) high signed CL LALANNE, numbered and dated 7/2011
POMME BOUCHE, 2009
Sold on Jul 30, 2020
$52,500
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Sculpture
gilt bronze
10.1 cm
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$52,500
Auction Sale
Jul 30, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
POMME BOUCHE, 2009
gilt bronze
Jul 30, 2020
Sotheby's
$52,500
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Sculpture
10.1 cm
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Jul 30, 2020
Sotheby's
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$52,500
PAIN PIEDS, 1971
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
HK$750,000
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Sculpture
bronze and copper
65.0 x 13.0 x 12.5 cm
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HK$750,000
Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
PAIN PIEDS, 1971
bronze and copper
Jul 10, 2020
Sotheby's
HK$750,000
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114% est
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Sculpture
65.0 x 13.0 x 12.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
HK$750,000
LANTERN WITH BUTTERFLIES 蝴蝶吊燈, 1990
Sold on Jul 10, 2020
HK$5,935,000
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296% est
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Artwork Info
gilt patinated and galvanised bronze
50.0 x 98.0 x 50.0 cm
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HK$5,935,000
Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
LANTERN WITH BUTTERFLIES 蝴蝶吊燈, 1990
gilt patinated and galvanised bronze
Jul 10, 2020
Sotheby's
HK$5,935,000
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296% est
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50.0 x 98.0 x 50.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
HK$5,935,000