Luxury Design, Past & Present
Maker: Pierre Jeanneret (Swiss, 1896-1967)
This mid century modern armchair is crafted of solid teak with a raked, low caned backrest, square caned seat, tapered armrests and raised on scissor legs. Numbered (back seat edge): W.C.50.
Literature: E. Touchaleaume & Moreau, Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret: The Indian Adventure, Design-Art-Architecture, Paris, 2010, p.562-63 (design illustrated).