PIERRE JEANNERET (1896 - 1967)
Six Committee armchairs from the Chandigarh administrative buildings, France/India, 1950s; Teak, leather; Unmarked; Approx. 35" x 24" x 26" ea.; Literature: Touchaleaume and Moreau, Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret: The Indian Adventure, Design-Art-Architecture
Sale Price: $30,000
Estimate: $25,000 - $30,000
Wood surfaces show minor scuffs, scratches, and dents, with minor repairs to several frames consummate with age and use. Wood Surfaces have the original finish that has been cleaned and waxed. Reupholstered in India by original craftsman. Leather shows very minor scuffs. Proportions vary slightly. This group is structurally sound comfortable and useable.