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    Sale 2101

    Important 20th Century Design from the Collection of George and Frayda Lindemann

    15 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 45

    PIERRE CHAREAU (1883-1950)

    'MF208' A PAIR OF UPHOLSTERED MAHOGANY ARMCHAIRS, CIRCA 1929

    Price Realised  

    PIERRE CHAREAU (1883-1950)
    'MF208' A Pair of Upholstered Mahogany Armchairs, circa 1929
    each 32¾ in. (83.2 cm.) high (2)


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    cf. Exhibition catalogue, Pierre Chareau Architecte, un Art Intérieur, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 1993, p. 39 for other chairs of this model.
    M. Vellay, K. Frampton, Pierre Chareau Architecte-Meublier 1883-1950, Paris, 1984, pp. 125, 312 for other chairs of this model.

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    Provenance

    Galerie L'Arc en Seine, Paris.


    Pre-Lot Text

    A pair of chairs of this model in the Maison de Verre, Paris