Dining Table by Jean Royère

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Made of highly figured oak by Maison Pierre Gouffé -- for whom Jean Royère was the head designer from the mid-1930s to the early 1940s -- this elegant little dining table is exquisitely constructed, and in beautifully original condition. The oblique angle of the table's legs, the bevel of the sides of the top just below the subtly faceted edge, the use of a handsome but non-exotic species of wood, all of these details lend this piece a quietly masculine confidence. It would also make a fine desk.

Retains manufacturer's metal label: "Gouffé / 46.48.50. Faubourg St. Antoine - PARIS"

Details

  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Materials and Techniques
    Oak
  • Condition
    Excellent. This table is in excellent original condition, showing no sign of having been restored or refinished.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    29.5 in. H x 58.75 in. W x 39 in. D
    75 cm H x 149 cm W x 99 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU8091766266
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2005

Typical response time: 3 hours

Located in Los Angeles, CA

Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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