• Important 20th Century Decorat auction at Christies

    Sale 2230

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    8 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 220

    JEAN-MICHEL FRANK (1895-1941)

    A PAINTED WROUGHT-IRON AND LEATHER DESK, CIRCA 1925-1930

    Price Realised  

    JEAN-MICHEL FRANK (1895-1941)
    A Painted Wrought-Iron and Leather Desk, circa 1925-1930
    with brass handles; executed by Comté, Buenos Aires
    30¼ in. (76.8 cm.) high, 47 1/8 in. (119.3 cm.) wide, 19 5/8 in. (49.8 cm.) deep
    with metal label Comté SRL Buenos Aires Obra...Presupuesto...Tarea Seccion Industrial 7821; underside stamped 7821


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    cf. P.-E. Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 2006, p. 23 for an illustration of a variant model.
    L. Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 1997, p. 120.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the date of this desk is circa 1936.


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