Pair of Armchairs in Teak, Caning and Upholstery by Pierre Jeanneret

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A pair of Mid-Century modernist armchairs in teak, caning and upholstery by Pierre Jeanneret, from the Chandigarh administrative buildings, model PJ-SI-28-A. A caned seat and seat-back is supported by solid teak mortis and tenon frame. Splayed legs and a floating seat-back lend to a French modernist aesthetic, all with a nod to traditional Indian design.

These iconic chairs were designed by Pierre Jeanneret by special commission for administrative buildings in Chandigarh, India, in the 1950s.

Please note we have a total of four chairs available and are willing to sell them as a grouping or individually at 12,500 each.
Excellent condition.

India, circa 1953-1954
20" wide
20" deep
31" high
Seat: 19" high.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    31 in. H x 20 in. W x 20 in. D
    79 cm H x 51 cm W x 51 cm D
  • Seat Height
    19 in. (48 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU79347231803
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Located in New York, NY

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