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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 86

    JULES LELEU (1883-1961)

    THREE CHAISE LONGUES, CIRCA 1934-1935

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JULES LELEU (1883-1961)
    THREE CHAISE LONGUES, CIRCA 1934-1935
    executed by Ateliers Jean Prouvé, painted steel, oak
    each 44 ½ in. (113 cm.) high (adjustable), 31 ½ in. (80 cm.) wide, 78 in. (198 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Sanatorium Martel de Janville, Passy;
    DeLorenzo 1950, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Important American Collection


    Literature

    B. Gaudichon, E Bréon, F. Siriex, et. al, Leleu: 50 ans de mobilier et décoration 1920-1970, Paris, 2007, p. 101 for an illustration of a chaise longue of this model.