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Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann, "Modèle Sultzer, " Art Deco Desk, Mahogany, 1932

About the Item

This rare writing table in polished mahogany and silvered bronze is marked by E´mile-Jacques Ruhlmann's signature aesthetic motifs, manifest in its set of flared and tapered legs, and juxtaposition of supple, living curves with others so subtle as to seem straight. With "Certificate of Authenticity" by Jean-Pierre Camard, Expert, dated April 14th 1986. ?Stamped: Ruhlmann Dated: 1932, France For illustrations of similar models, see: Art et De´coration, April 1929. 119; Camard, Florence. Ruhlmann. Paris: E´ditions Monelle Hayot, 2009. 298.
  • Creator:
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 28.5 in (72.39 cm)Width: 35.5 in (90.17 cm)Depth: 25.75 in (65.41 cm)
  • Style:
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
    Bronze,Mahogany,Silvered
  • Place of Origin:
    France
  • Period:
    20th Century
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1932
  • Condition:
    Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. Light refinishing. Wood polished, metal cleaned.
  • Seller Location:
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: RUHL 331stDibs: 0902207813783
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