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    Sale 2101

    Important 20th Century Design from the Collection of George and Frayda Lindemann

    15 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 24

    EUGENE PRINTZ (1889-1948)

    A PAIR OF LEATHER UPHOLSTERED WALNUT LOUNGE CHAIRS, 1930S

    Price Realised  

    EUGENE PRINTZ (1889-1948)
    A Pair of Leather Upholstered Walnut Lounge Chairs, 1930s
    each: 25¼ in. (64.1 cm.) high
    each stamped PRINTZ (2)


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    cf. G. Bujon, J.-J. Dutko, E. Printz, Paris, 1986, p. 200 for examples of armchairs of this model at Printz's stand at the 1934 Société des Artistes Décorateurs, Paris, p. 202 for examples on display at the Société des Artistes Décorateurs, in 1935, pp. 222-223 for preliminary studies of an interior showing chairs of this model.
    Art et Industrie, May-June 1935, p. 19 for armchairs of this model.
    Mobilier et Décoration, June 1935, p. 215 for an armchair of this model.

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    Provenance

    Hemisphere Gallery, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Preliminary study for the apartment of Mr. and Mrs. S.M. including armchairs of this model