Eric Touchaleaume and Gerald Moreau, Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret: L’aventure Indienne/the Indian Adventure, Paris, 2010, p. 590 Galerie Patrick Seguin, Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret: Chandigarh, India, Paris, 2014, pp. 212-213 and 285 (for related models)
Overall in very good condition. The wooden surfaces with scattered minute scratching and scuffing, consistent with gentle use, and minor fading to the wood as consistent with age. With some natural imperfections to the wood, as inherent with the material. The four corners of the wooden frame with minor indentations, the largest measuring approximately 1 inch wide. The back proper left leg with a minor loss to the wood measuring approximately 3 x 2 inches. The daybed had recently been professionally and sensitively reupholstered. The fabric with some loose threads as is consistent with the material. 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.