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Jean Prouvé
MARCOULE BENCH WITH ASTRO BOY SCULPTURE
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 1,300,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
22
Jean Prouvé
MARCOULE BENCH WITH ASTRO BOY SCULPTURE
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 1,300,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Jean Prouvé
1901 - 1984
MARCOULE BENCH WITH ASTRO BOY SCULPTURE
Bench: Executed in 1955 for equipping the dining room in the Atomic Studies Centre in Marcoule, France.
Astro Boy: inscribed ©Tezuka Productions, ATS to the underside.
bench: oak and blue lacquered bent sheet steel and steel tube
Astro Boy: painted resin
Bench: 74.7 x 142 x 52.5 cm., 29 3/8  x 55 7/8  x 20 5/8  in.
Astro Boy: 147 x 52 x 24 cm., 57 7/8  x 20 1/2 x  9 1/2  in.
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Literature

Peter Sulzer, Jean Prouvé Complete Works, Vol. 3: 1944-1954, Birkhäuser, Basel, 2004, p. 272, another example illustrated
Edition Galerie Patrick Seguin, Jean Prouvé, Paris, 2007, pp. 317, 328-329, another example illustrated
Edition Galerie Patrick Seguin - Sonnabend Gallery, Jean Prouvé, New York, 2007, p. 202, illustrated
NIGO®Atelier by NIGO®, Casa Brutus, Tokyo, 2012, pp. 14-15, the bench illustrated 

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