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    Sale 2073

    Ocean Liner

    25 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 209

    A pair of leather and steel folding chairs for the S.S. France

    JAQUES ADNET; CIRCA 1960

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A pair of leather and steel folding chairs for the S.S. France
    Jaques Adnet; circa 1960
    the seat, back and arms covered in stitched black leather with black steel frames, folding just below the arm rest.
    29½ in. (75 cm.) (2)


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    These chairs were used in the Tourist Class Grand Salon.

    Literature

    303-Arts, Recherches et Creation (with accent), The Iterior Design of the France by Francois Siriex and Philippe Coquer, 2000; page 78 for an illustartion of this chair in use.