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    Sale 7620

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    28 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    JULES LELEU (1883-1961)

    S.S. NORMANDIE CHAISE-LONGUE, CIRCA 1935

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JULES LELEU (1883-1961)
    S.S. NORMANDIE CHAISE-LONGUE, CIRCA 1935
    rosewood, velvet upholstery
    28¼ in. (72 cm.) high; 66 in. (167.5 cm.) wide; 35 in. (89 cm.) deep


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    .he design was produced for use in the First Class suites.

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    Literature

    Viviane Jutheau, Jules et André Leleu, Paris, 1989, p. 75 (vintage photograph of design variant on board S.S. Normandie)