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This asymmetric desk was designed by Eugène Printz (1889-1948) for the famous Cité Universitaire Internationale de Paris (a unique place where multiple residences - one per country - for international students were developped in the 1930's).
It is made of varnished mahogany, has 2 drawers with patinated metal handles and is partly covered with canvas with a shagreen pattern. It is in its original condition and has not been restored.
The drawer key is missing
The gallery has also in stock a matching book shelf which was also designed by Printz for the same residence.

Item ID:212

HEIGHT
36" (91 cm)
WIDTH
44" (113 cm)
DEPTH
22" (55 cm)
STYLE
Art Deco
PERIOD
Early 20th Century
ROOM
living room, master bedroom

Avant-Garde Gallery

Pierre Bosche
11 rue de Miromesnil
Paris 75008
France
Tel: 01 40 07 06 46
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    Asymmetric Student Desk by Eugène Printz, Art Déco, France, 1930's

    €9,000 EUR   ~ $10,144 USD