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Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 10:00 AM CDT

20th Century Art & Design

Sale 108 Lot 500

Pierre Jeanneret (1896-1967)
Office Table Desk-Bookcase, Item PJ-BU-02-A, with a Library chair, model PJ-SI-51-A
France/India, c.1954-60 and c.1957-58
Indian rosewood, leather, teak, caning, upholstery
The back of the desk features six storage cubicles
48"w x 32"d x 28"h, chair: 19"w x 19.5"d x 29.5"h


Provenance:
From the Secretariat and various Administrative Buildings, Chandigarh India

Literature:
Literature: Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret: The Indian Adventure, Design-Art-Architecture, Touchaleaume and Moreau, pg. 200-201, 572-573
Estimate $ 6,000-8,000

Sold for $5,312