Black lacquered lounge table in solid teak and teak veneer. Thick, veneered rectangular with a groove, resting on four slanted, tapered legs connected by two side crosspieces at the top part.
The black lacquered Chandigarh furniture was designed as a protective measure and for easier cleaning. It was therefore found in cafeterias and university restaurants, as well as medical and hospital centres.
Provenance: Government medical college and hospital in Chandigarh, sector 32.
Photo ref.: Similar model in catalogue "Treadway - Toomey Gallery" Sale on 04/06/2016 in Cincinnati OH - USA, lot no. 600. Sold for $3660 / €3263.
Photo ref.: Similar model in "Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret l'Aventure Indienne" by Eric Touchaleaume and Gérald Moreau, page 579 under reference: PJ-TA-03-A/B.