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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEAN DENOYER

Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
"AMBASSADE" DESK, MODEL NO. 1041AR AND 1501NR
Estimate
160,000200,000
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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEAN DENOYER

Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
"AMBASSADE" DESK, MODEL NO. 1041AR AND 1501NR
Estimate
160,000200,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
"AMBASSADE" DESK, MODEL NO. 1041AR AND 1501NR
with pull-out trays on both sides
branded Ruhlmann and A
Caucasian walnut, doeskin, gilt bronze
29 x 67 1/2  x 40 in. (73.6 x 171.4 x 101.6 cm)
circa 1925
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Provenance

Private Collection 
Christie's New York, June 13, 2006, lot 71
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Alain Lesieutre, The Spirit and Splendour of Art Deco, Secaucus, NJ, 1978, fig. 26
Florence Camard, Ruhlmann: Master of Art Deco, New York, 1983, p. 163
Alastair Duncan, Art Deco Furniture, London, 1997, pl. 217
Pierre Kjellberg, Art Deco: Les Maîtres du Mobilier & Le Décor des Paquebots, Paris, 2000, p.  212
Emmanuel Bréon and Rosalind Pepall, Ruhlmann: Genius of Art Deco, Paris, 2004, pp. 16, 19 and 26
Emmanuel Bréon, Jacques-Emile Ruhlmann, Furniture, the Designer's Archives, Paris, 2004, pp. 94-95
Florence Camard, Ruhlmann, Paris, 2009, pp. 164-166 and 245
Alastair Duncan, Art Deco Complete, New York, 2009, p. 81

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