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Charlotte Perriand and Jean Prouvé
"MEXIQUE" BOOKCASE FROM THE MAISON DU MEXIQUE, CITÉ UNIVERSITAIRE, PARIS
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 114,000 USD
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Charlotte Perriand and Jean Prouvé
"MEXIQUE" BOOKCASE FROM THE MAISON DU MEXIQUE, CITÉ UNIVERSITAIRE, PARIS
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 114,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Charlotte Perriand and Jean Prouvé
"MEXIQUE" BOOKCASE FROM THE MAISON DU MEXIQUE, CITÉ UNIVERSITAIRE, PARIS
lacquered metal and pine
63 1/2 x 71 7/8 x 12 1/4 in. (161.3 x 182.4 x 31.1 cm)

ca. 1953


manufactured by Atelier Jean Prouvé
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Provenance

DeLorenzo 1950, New York

Literature

Mary McLeod, ed., Charlotte Perriand: An Art of Living, New York, 2003, p. 231
Jacques Barsac, Charlotte Perriand:  Un Art d'Habiter, 1903-1959, Paris, 2005, pp. 371-379 (for drawings, discussions and color simulations of the model)
Peter Sulzer, Jean Prouvé:  Oeuvre Complète/Complete Works, Volume 3: 1944-1954, Basel, 2005, cat. no. 1240.2

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