Modern Design /06 October 2009


Jean Prouvé

cabinet from l’Unité d’Habitation Air France, Brazzaville
Ateliers Jean Prouvé and André Chetaille
France, 1952
enameled aluminum, enameled steel, padouk, plywood
76¾ w × 14 d × 34½ h in (195 × 36 × 88 cm)

This cabinet features two sliding doors concealing two storage compartments and two adjustable shelves.

provenance: l’Unité d’Habitation Air France, Brazzaville, Congo | Private collection, Paris

estimate: $7,000–9,000
result: $16,250

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