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Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 10:00 AM CST

20th Century Art & Design

Sale 111 Lot 567

Pierre Jeanneret (1896-1967)
Office Table Desk-Bookcase, Item PJ-BU-02-A, with a Chair V, model PJ-SI-25-A
France/India, c.1954-60 and c.1957-58
Indian rosewood, black leather, teak, caning, upholstery
desk with painted inventory codes
The back of the desk features six storage cubicles
47.75"w x 32.5"d x 28"h, chair: 17"w x 20"d x 30.5"h

Provenance:
From the Secretariat and various Administrative Buildings, Chandigarh India
Acquired from the above by the present owner, New York, New York

Literature:
Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret: The Indian Adventure, Design-Art-Architecture, Touchaleaume and Moreau, pgs. 200-201, 572-573

Estimate $5,000-6,000

Sold for $8,125