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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 33

    PIERRE CHAREAU (1883-1950)


    Price Realised  


    PIERRE CHAREAU (1883-1950)
    'MF219' A Leather Upholstered Walnut Armchair, circa 1923
    with adjustable backrest
    33¾ in. (85.7 cm.) high
    stamped PC

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    cf. Exhibition catalogue, Pierre Chareau Architecte, un Art Intérieur, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 1993, pp. 39, 91, 101, for other chairs of this model.
    P. Feierabend (ed.), Pierre Chareau, Cologne, 1992, p. 54, cat. no. 11, p. 65 for other chairs of this model.
    M. Vellay, K. Frampton, Pierre Chareau Architecte-meublier 1883-1950, Paris, 1984, pp. 222, 279 for illustrations of chairs of this model in the Maison de Verre, Paris, p. 313.

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