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    Sale 2062

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 223

    PIERRE CHAREAU (1883-1950)

    A PAIR OF 'MF276' UPHOLSTERED WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS, CIRCA 1924

    Price Realised  

    PIERRE CHAREAU (1883-1950)
    A Pair of 'MF276' Upholstered Walnut Side Chairs, circa 1924
    each: 33¾ in. (85.7 cm.) high (2)


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    cf. M. Vellay, K. Frampton, Pierre Chareau: Architecte-meublier 1883-1950, Paris, 1984, pp. 66, 68, 71 and 316 for illustrations of this model.
    Exhibition catalogue, Chareau, architecte, un art intèrieur, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 1993, pp. 140, 185, 186, 192 for illustrations of this model.

    Provenance

    Christie's, King Street, 16 May 2001, lot 53.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE CALIFORNIA COLLECTION