Administrative desk in solid teak and teak veneer. Rectangular top with apron and thick veneer, affixed to an "X" mounted leg assembly and a box section on the right containing four drawers at the front. Rail at the bottom of the leg assembly and connecting crosspiece.
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 11/12/2010 in Marseille, page 36, lot no. 73. Sold for €5904.
Photo ref.: Similar model in "Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret l'Aventure Indienne" by Eric Touchaleaume and Gérald Moreau, page 577 under reference: PJ-BU-19-A.