PIERRE JEANNERET (1896 - 1967)
Set of six library chairs from the Chandigarh administrative buildings, France/India, 1950s; Teak, upholstery, cane; Five have stenciled and hand-painted markings; 31" x 20 1/2" x 22"; Literature: Touchaleaume and Moreau, Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret: The Indian Adventure, Design-Art-Architecture
Sale Price: $23,750
Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
Overcoat to original finish. Darkened dents, scuffs and scratches to each, no breaks or repairs. Re-woven seats and backs, reupholstered cushions. Proportions vary, as chairs are hand-made. Good to very good overall condition.