Office chair known as "Office cane chair" in solid sissoo (Indian rosewood) with seat and backrest in braided canework. Asymmetric"Compass" type double side leg assembly, with the legs connected by a crosspiece and supporting the armrests. Slanted, slightly curved backrest, separate from the seat.
Provenance: University housing at Panjab University, sector 14 and administrative buildings in Chandigarh, sector 1.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Phillips de Pury, similar model, sale 25/09/2008 in London, pages 126 and 127, lot no. 80. Set of height sold for £20000 / €25273.