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    Sale 2182

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art and Design

    2 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 69

    OSCAR NIEMEYER (b. 1907)

    A STAINLESS STEEL AND LEATHER UPHOLSTERED CHAIR AND OTTOMAN, DESIGNED 1972

    Price Realised  

    OSCAR NIEMEYER (b. 1907)
    A Stainless Steel and Leather Upholstered Chair and Ottoman, designed 1972
    manufactured by Mobilier International, Paris
    31¼ in. (79.5 cm.) high (2)


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    cf. M. Emery, Furniture by Architects, New York, 1983, p. 224 for an example of this model.
    D. Hanks, A. Hoy, exhibition catalogue, Design for Living: Furniture and Lighting, 1950-2000: The Liliane and David M. Stewart Collection, Montreal Museum of Decorative Arts, Paris, 2000, p. 121 for an example of this model.