Dismountable Daybed by Pierre Jeanneret

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Pierre Jeanneret (1896-1967).

Simple dismountable daybed.

Barred headboard, this lightweight bed is inspired by the traditional Indian "Charpoi¨", that is brought out of the house to sleep outside during the hot season. Solid teak tapered feet, bolted cedar frame, elastic straps, mattress and pillow in linen fabrics.

circa 1955.
Dimension: Height 68 cm x length 199 cm x depth 92 cm

Origin: Private houses in Chandigarh.

Bibliography:
Similar model in E. Touchaleaume & G. Moreau, "Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret - l'aventure indienne", Gourcuff Gradenigo Edition. Color photo on page 589 (PJ-L-01-A).
Re´fe´rences :
"Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret, Chandigarh, India", Galerie Patrick Seguin, pages 212 et 213.
Swiss National Museum in Zurich.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1955
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Teak
  • Condition
    Good
  • Dimensions
    26.77 in. H x 0.78 in. W x 36.22 in. D
    68 cm H x 2 cm W x 92 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Altwies, Luxembourg
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU141923125092
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