Desk | Phillips, de Pury & Company

Phillips, de Pury & Company-Desk

Estimated value: 20.000-30.000 US$

Auction:
20-21st Century Design Art

Sales date: 2002-05-22

Location:
New York

Lot number: 64

Design

Charlotte Perriand, Pierre Jeanneret

Architonic id

4104571

Manufactured in Grenoble, the model first presented at l'UAM exhibition, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, 1948 blondewood together with a "Standard" chair, ca. 1950, by Jean Prouvé manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé steel and plywood desk: 281/4 x 641/4 x 281/4 in. (71.7 x 163.2 x 71.7 cm) chair: 317/8 in. (81 cm) high

Provenance:
Orange Group, New York (the desk)

Literature:
Pierre Kjellberg, Le Mobilier du XXe Siecle, Paris, 1994, p. 480 (for the desk with ebonized drawers)