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Pierre Jeanneret

Pair of Easy Chairs, Model No. PJ-SI-29-A

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection, London

Pierre Jeanneret

Pierre Jeanneret

Pair of Easy Chairs, Model No. PJ-SI-29-A

Pair of Easy Chairs, Model No. PJ-SI-29-A

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Lot sold:

52,920

USD

Property from a Private Collection, London

Pierre Jeanneret

Pair of Easy Chairs, Model No. PJ-SI-29-A


designed circa 1955-1956

teak, cane

30 1/4 x 20 5/8 x 27 3/4 in. (76.8 x 52.3 x 70.4 cm) each

Overall in good condition. The wooden surfaces present with age-appropriate conditions which are common for works from Chandigarh, and include scattered surface scratches throughout, stable hairline cracks, minor and scattered paint marks as well as indentations and abrasions throughout concentrated to the edges and feet of both chairs. The caning is in excellent and stable condition overall with subtle variations in tone and color and extremely minor areas of loose threads.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Chandigarh, India
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 2004-2010
Eric Touchaleaume and Gérald Moreau, Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret: L'Aventure Indienne, Paris, 2010, p. 563