Modern Design /20 March 2005


Jean Prouvé

wall-mounted desk from the Sanatorium Martel de Janville
Ateliers Jean Prouve
France, 1936
enameled metal, laminated wood
67½ w × 29½ d × 15 h in (171 × 75 × 38 cm)

Jean Prouve, in collaboration with Jules Leleu, designed and manufactured several pieces of furniture for the interior of the Sanatorium Martel de Janville. Literature: Jean Prouve Complete Works Volume 2: 1934-1944, Sulzer, pg. 155

estimate: $5,000–7,000
result: $6,000

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