Small “Steno’s desk” in solid teak with teak veneer. Rectangular top in thick veneer, reinforced by a sturdy apron in solid teak.
Double “X” side leg assembly connected by a broad crosspiece forming a strut and supporting a box with a drawer on the left. Opening grip in the form of a round hole on an aluminium background, typical of the work of Pierre JEANNERET in Chandigarh.
Provenance: Administrative buildings in Chandigarh, sector1.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Artcurial Briest, Poulain, F.Tajan, similar model, Design sale on 01/12/2015 in Paris, page 87, lot no. 257. Sold for €6240.