Compass Desk by Jean Prouve

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Compass desk design by Jean Prouve in 1953. Produced in 1955 for the Cite Internationale Universitaire. Manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouve, France Literature Anthony DeLorenzo, ed., Jean Prouvé/ Serge Mouille, New York, 1985, p. 65 Peter Sulzer, Jean Prouvé: OEuvre Compléte, Volume 3: 1944-1954, Basel, 2005, p. 264, fig. 1242.1 for a drawing and pp. 266-267 for similar examples Galerie Patrick Seguin, Jean Prouvé, Volume 2, Paris, 2007, pp. 351-52 for a drawing and similar example.

  

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    28.75 in. H x 55 in. W x 26 in. D
    73 cm H x 140 cm W x 66 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Stamford, CT
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU91866811483
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