Lot: 134


'Brasil' bench

Charlotte Perriand Frankreich

Charlotte Perriand. 'Brésil' bench, c1962. H. 42 x 244 x 33 cm. Made in France, c1970. Mahogany.

Originally designed for Perriand's own apartment in Rio de Janeiro. A small series, however, was also used for the ski resort at Les Arcs. Provenance: Private appartment of Jean-François Buherne, manager of the 'Trois Arcs - Arc 1600' ski resort. The bench had been used there together with the 'Brésil' table (previous lot), 1970-1992.

Hammer Price: 4,000 €

112A -
10. December 2013 at 6:20 AM

Literature:

Védrenne, Charlotte Perriand, New York 2005, p. 67.