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Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM CDT

Art & Design

Sale 115 Lot 438

Pierre Jeanneret (1896-1967)
Collapsible Single Bed, model PJ-L-02-A
France, India, c. 1955-56
teak, caning, steel, cotton webbing
40 1/2"w x 80"d x 30"h

Provenance:
M.L.A. Hostel/Flats and Private Residences, Chandigarh, India
Private Collection, New York, New York

Literature:
Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret: The Indian Adventure, Design-Art-Architecture, Touchaleaume and Moreau, pg. 590

Catalog Note:
This light bed is inspired by the traditional Indian charpoy, which is used for sleeping outside in hot weather.

Estimate $8,000-10,000

Unsold