Pierre JEANNERET. Executive desk in solid teak and teak veneer. Veneered rectangular top, affixed to three pairs of "compass" type high legs. A high rail and box section suspended on two drawers. Drawer opening grips in the shape of hollowed-out circles on an aluminium background, typical of the work of Pierre JEANNERET in Chandigarh.
Provenance: Administrative buildings in Chandigarh.
Photo ref.: "Catalogue Leclere" Sale on 30/04/2011 in Marseille, page 35, lot no. 46. Sold for €5576.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Phillips, similar model, sale on 06/06/2019 in New York, page 165, lot no. 117. Sold for $10625/ €9405.
Photo ref.: Similar model in “Catalogue – Amie Siegel” Ed. Prem Krishnamurthy. Printed : die Keure 2014, page 58.
Photo ref.: Similar model in "Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret l'Aventure Indienne" by Eric Touchaleaume and Gérald Moreau, page 574 under reference: PJ-BU-10-B.