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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 39

    ANDRE ARBUS (1903-1969)

    A DESK, DESIGNED 1937

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ANDRE ARBUS (1903-1969)
    A DESK, DESIGNED 1937
    parchment covered wood, brass sabots
    28 in. (71 cm.) high, 46 in. (118 cm.) wide, 19 in. (49.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Christie's, New York, 29 November 1999, lot 139.


    Literature

    Y. Brunhammer, André Arbus Architecte-Décorateur des Années 40, Paris, 1996, p. 16 for another desk of this model.