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Charlotte Perriand

"Nuage" Wall-Mounted Shelf

Property from the Pinnacle Art Collection

Charlotte Perriand

Charlotte Perriand

"Nuage" Wall-Mounted Shelf

"Nuage" Wall-Mounted Shelf

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Property from the Pinnacle Art Collection

Charlotte Perriand

"Nuage" Wall-Mounted Shelf


circa 1960

oak, lacquered metal

15⅛ x 71 x 12¾ in. (38.4 x 180.3 x 32.4 cm)

Overall in very good condition. The wood presents with very light surface scratches and very minor abrasions. The lacquered metal surfaces appear to have been repainted at some point in the history of the piece and present with some very faint areas of discoloration throughout. The sliding mechanism of the yellow panel with some light resistance but overall fully functional.


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.

Jacques Barsac, Charlotte Perriand: Un Art d’Habiter, 1903-1959, Paris, 2005, pp. 403, 405, 420-423 and 440 (for related models)
Jacques Barsac, Charlotte Perriand, Complete Works Volume 2, 1940-1955, Paris, 2015, pp. 411, 451 (for a drawing of the model) and 468-470 (for related models)