Chair in solid teak. Asymmetric "Compass" type double side leg assembly, connected under seat by two crosspieces.
Slightly tilted, curved backrest with wide slats, attached to the tight-slatted seat by two solid supports at the bottom.
Circa 1958-59. Dimensions: Height: 31.69 in / 80.5 cm. Width: 17.32 in / 44 cm. Depth: 20.47 in / 52 cm. (+/-).
Provenance: Panjab University in Chandigarh, sector 14.
Note: This chair also exists with two symmetric “compass” type leg assembly.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Christie’s, similar model, sale on 05/06/2007 in New York, page 113, lot no.263. Pair sold for €8023 / $10800.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Artcurial, similar model, sale on 15/04/2008 in Paris, page 82, lot no.40. Set of four sold for €11772.