Large solid teak and teak veneer desk. Thick veneer table top that can be disassembled and forming an open angle.
Three robust teak veneer “angle”-type legs, including two lateral ones and a central leg enhanced with two opposing open compartments.
Circa 1955-56. Dimensions: Height: 29.92 in / 76 cm. Length: 136.61 in / 347 cm. Depth: 54.33 in / 138 cm. (+/-).
Provenance: High court in Chandigarh, sector 1.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Artcurial Briest, Poulain, F.Tajan, similar model, Design sale on 24/11/2010 in Paris, page 48, lot no. 222. Sold for €143046.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Leclère, similar model, Design sale on 14/12/2017 in Paris, lot no. 63. Sold for €124800.
Photo ref.: Catalogue Phillips, similar model, Sale on 17/10/2019 in London, page 115, lot no. 87. Sold for £137500 / €158877.