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Charlotte Perriand

Bibliothèque Nuage

Charlotte Perriand

Charlotte Perriand

Bibliothèque Nuage

Bibliothèque Nuage

Charlotte Perriand


Nuage bookcase

circa 1965


ash veneer and lacquered metal


112 x 156 x 35,5 cm ; 44 ⅛ x 61 ⅜ x 14 in.


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Charlotte Perriand 


Bibliothèque Nuage

vers 1965


placage de frêne et métal laqué


112 x 156 x 35,5 cm ; 44 ⅛ x 61 ⅜ x 14 in.

Good overall condition.

A few scuffs and rubbing marks, light discoloration areas. A shelf presents with a brow stains on its proper right part.

Small dents (a more visible one on the front) and losses along the edges, and a few traces of restoration. The screws with surface scratches. The metal presents with dirt, scattered paint stains, losses of paint and scuff marks. The white element have slightly yellowed.


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Cabinet of the architect Marcel Lods, Paris

Private collection, Paris

Artcurial, Paris, 26 November 2013, lot 31

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Private collection, Europe

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Cabinet de l'architecte Marcel Lods, Paris

Collection privée, Paris

Vente Artcurial, Paris, 26 novembre 2013, lot 31

Acquis de la précédente par l'actuel propriétaire

Collection privée, Europe

For a related exemple:

Jacques Barsac, Charlotte Perriand, un art d'habiter, Paris, 2005, p.400

Steph Simon : retrospective 1956-1974. Prouvé, Perriand, Mouille, Jouve, Noguchi, exhibition catalogue, Galerie Downtown François Laffanour, February-March 2007, p. 66

Jacques Barsac, Charlotte Perriand, l'oeuvre complète, vol.3, Paris, 2017, p.44

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Pour un modèle comparable:

Jacques Barsac, Charlotte Perriand, un art d'habiter, Paris, 2005, p.400

Steph Simon : retrospective 1956-1974. Prouvé, Perriand, Mouille, Jouve, Noguchi, catalogue d'exposition, Galerie Downtown François Laffanour, février-mars 2007, p. 66

Jacques Barsac, Charlotte Perriand, l'oeuvre complète, vol.3, Paris, 2017, p.44