Serge Roche (1898-1988)

Serge Roche was a French designer and artist in the mid-20th century.

He was the son of a famous art dealer and collector. Painters such as Picasso, Renoir and Pissaro frequented the family gallery.

Roche was fascinated by European Rococo furnishings and mirror cabinets. He conceived very creative and original objects and furniture often made of stucco and mirrored elements and with a strong Baroque feel.

Inspired by his mentor Emilio Terry, he had been commissioned by the elite of that time. It included Arturo Lopez, Coco Chanel, Charles de Beistegui, Charles and Marie-Laure de Noailles.

 

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