Lot 206: Jean Prouve
designed c. 1953
Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé
Retains unknown numbered tag
37.875" x 86.75" x 21" (96 x 220 x 53 cm)
Provenance: Modern Design Furniture Gallery, New York, New York; Private Collection, Los Angeles, California (acquired directly from the above, 2016)
Literature: Jean Prouvé. Galerie Jousse Seguin and Galerie Enrico Navarra, eds. 1998. 62, for a similar example illustrated.
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Price Realized: $5,000
Inventory Id: 38206
This bench was most likely designed for the one of the large lecture theaters for the University of Paris, Faculty of Medicine.