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    Sale 2062

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 269

    MAURICE CALKA (1921-1999) FOR JEAN LELEU-DESHAYS

    A PAINTED FIBERGLASS 'BOOMERANG' DESK AND CHAIR, CIRCA 1970

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    MAURICE CALKA (1921-1999) FOR JEAN LELEU-DESHAYS
    A Painted Fiberglass 'Boomerang' Desk and Chair, circa 1970
    chair with chromed-metal base
    desk: 30 in. (76.2 cm.) high, 67½ in. (171.5 cm.) wide, 29½ in. (75 cm.) deep; chair: 36½ in. (92.8 cm.) high
    signed designed by Maurice Calka (2)


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    cf. V. Jutheau, Jules et André Leleu, Paris, 1989, p. 164 for an illustration of this model.