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Le Corbusier

Stool, designed in 1959

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 EUR

Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier

Stool, designed in 1959

Stool, designed in 1959

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 EUR

Lot sold:

44,100

EUR

Le Corbusier

1887 - 1965

Stool, designed in 1959 


oak

43 x 25,3 x 32, 8 cm ; 16 ⅞ x 10 x 12 ⅞ in.

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Le Corbusier

1887 - 1965

Tabouret, le modèle créé en 1959


chêne

43 x 25,3 x 32, 8 cm ; 16 ⅞ x 10 x 12 ⅞ in.

Good overall condition. This iconic stool presents with instances of wear, some minor dents on the seat and on sides. The wood is slightly cracked on one edge, due to the aging process of the material. Some tiny losses on the four bottom edges. All consistent with age and use.


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.

Arthur Rüegg, Le Corbusier, Meubles et Intérieurs 1905-1965, Zurich, 2012, p. 363, 365

Patrick Seguin, Jean Prouvé, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Paris, 2017, vol. 2, p. 115