Important Design

Important Design

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Property from an Important New York Collection

Jean-Michel Frank

Pair of Side Chairs

Auction Closed

June 9, 06:24 PM GMT


30,000 - 50,000 USD

Lot Details


Jean-Michel Frank

Pair of Side Chairs

circa 1928

original piqué sellier leather

32 x 17¼ x 20 in. (81.2 x 43.6 x 50.8 cm) each

Commissioned directly from the artist by Templeton Crocker, San Francisco, circa 1929
Private Collection, 1969
DeLorenzo Gallery, 1994
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Leopold Diego Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 1997, p. 217
Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 2006, pp. 130 and 141 (for period photographs of the model in the Templeton Crocker penthouse)

This lot is offered together with a certificate of authenticity from the Comité Jean-Michel Frank.