Low chair without arms in solid teak with braided canework seat and backrest. Solid teak structure which can be dismantled, assembled using screws and nuts. "Bridge"-type base with tapered legs.
Provenance: "Himalayan restaurant Mess Hostel" and private homes in Chandigarh.
This low chair also decorated the Sarabhai villa (1955) in Ahmedabad.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Artcurial Briest, Poulain, F.Tajan, similar model, sale on 15/04/2008 in Paris, page 121, lot no. 73. Sold for €14870.