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Pierre Patout
DOUBLE-SIDED BOOKCASE, CIRCA 1957
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
100
Pierre Patout
DOUBLE-SIDED BOOKCASE, CIRCA 1957
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 16,250 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Design in Situ

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Pierre Patout
DOUBLE-SIDED BOOKCASE, CIRCA 1957
oak, plywood and lacquered metal
200 x 300 x 82 cm ; 78 3/4 x 118 1/8 x 32 1/4 in.
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Provenance

Piasa Auction, Bibliothèque Municipale de Tours, May 19, 2012
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Catalogue Note

In 1957, the architect Pierre Patout built a modernist public Library for the city of Tours on the edge of the Loire River. He also designed tables and bookcases for the Library, sold in 2012 after the building restoration.

Design in Situ

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Paris