Alexandre Noll, ‘Sculpture’, near 1950, Design/Decorative Art, Ebène, PIASA
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Alexandre Noll

Sculpture, near 1950

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H 35,5 × L 15 × P 11 cm

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Provenance : Collection Garrick C. Stephenson et par descendance

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Alexandre Noll
French, 1890–1970
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Alexandre Noll wanted “to make of wood all that could be made out of wood.” The wood sculptures, furniture, and household objects that he created varied in function and style, but throughout his career Noll remained consistent to his beloved material—natural wood. His love of the material was unique, especially at a time when industrial design processes and man-made resources were pioneered by the post-war generation of architects and designers. His focus on the craft and production of wood-made totems, sculptures, chairs, and cabinets inspired him to create pieces that were derivative of natural forms yet created by the human hand.

Alexandre Noll, ‘Sculpture’, near 1950, Design/Decorative Art, Ebène, PIASA
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H 35,5 × L 15 × P 11 cm

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Provenance : Collection Garrick C. Stephenson et par descendance

Bibliographie : Pierre Passebon et Jean-Elie Olivier, «Alexandre Noll», Ed. du Regard, Paris, 1999 (modèle similaire reproduit)

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Alexandre Noll
French, 1890–1970
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Alexandre Noll wanted “to make of wood all that could be made out of wood.” The wood sculptures, furniture, and household objects that he created varied in function and style, but throughout his career Noll remained consistent to his beloved material—natural wood. His love of the material was unique, especially at a time when industrial design processes and man-made resources were pioneered by the post-war generation of architects and designers. His focus on the craft and production of wood-made totems, sculptures, chairs, and cabinets inspired him to create pieces that were derivative of natural forms yet created by the human hand.

Alexandre Noll

Sculpture, near 1950

Ebène
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