Armchair

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PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR

Armchair

circa 1938
Tempered glass, coated canvas.
29 5/8 x 29 1/4 x 26 1/2 in. (75.2 x 74.3 x 67.3 cm)
Produced by the Glaceries de Saint-Gobain, France. Each panel etched with Glace Sécurit.

Estimate
$30,000 - 40,000 

sold for $56,250

Contact Specialist
Meaghan Roddy
Head of Sale
mroddy@phillips.com
+ 1 212 940 1266

  • Provenance

    Galerie Chastel-Maréchal, Paris
    Sotheby’s, New York, “Important 20th Century Design Including the Charles M. Pratt Desk and Chair by Greene & Greene,” December 16, 2010, lot 96

  • Literature

    Yvonne Brunhammer, Le Mobilier Français: 1930-1960, Paris, 1997, front cover, p. 82 for a similar example
    Maurice Hamon and Caroline Mathieu, Saint-Gobain 1665-1937: Une entreprise devant l'histoire, exh. cat., Musee d'Orsay, Paris, 2006, p. 173 for the chair exhibited in the Saint-Gobain pavilion in 1937, p. 174

39

PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR

Armchair

circa 1938
Tempered glass, coated canvas.
29 5/8 x 29 1/4 x 26 1/2 in. (75.2 x 74.3 x 67.3 cm)
Produced by the Glaceries de Saint-Gobain, France. Each panel etched with Glace Sécurit.

Estimate
$30,000 - 40,000 

sold for $56,250

Contact Specialist
Meaghan Roddy
Head of Sale
mroddy@phillips.com
+ 1 212 940 1266

Design

New York 11 June 2013 11am