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Jules Leleu, Set of Four Armchairs

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Jules Leleu, Set of Four Armchairs

Jules Leleu, Set of Four Armchairs

Estimate:

20,000

to
- 30,000 USD

Jules Leleu

Set of Four Armchairs


circa 1952

mahogany, fabric upholstery

each respectively numbered 24556, 24557, 24558, 24559

34 1/4 x 23 3/8 x 26 in. (87 x 59.4 x 66 cm) each

Overall in very good condition. The mahogany presents with scattered scratches, minor abrasions, scuffing and small indentations concentrated to the edges, consistent with age and gentle use. One armchair with a small chip to the backrest measuring approximately ½ inch, not visually distracting. The chairs have been reupholstered in an off-white fabric in excellent condition with minimal wear, tufting and scattered small discolorations.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Galerie Jean Louis Danant, Paris

Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2000

Viviane Jutheau, Jules et André Leleu, Paris, 1989, pp. 134 and 142 (for period photographs of the model)

Francoise Siriex, The House of Leleu: Classic French Style for a Modern World 1920-1973, New York, 2008, pp. 47, 66, 225 (for period photographs of the model)