Desk in solid teak. Rectangular top affixed to asymmetrical "compass" type double side legs. The left side leg extends into a lamp armature. One box section to the right including two drawers with 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.: Similar model in "Catalogue Phillips de Pury and Company" Sale on 25/05/2011 in New York, page 199, lot no 154. Sold for $15 000 / €10 655.
Photo ref.: Similar model in "Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret l'Aventure Indienne" by Eric Touchaleaume and Gérald Moreau, page 575 under reference: PJ-BU-11-A.