Pierre Jeanneret – Rare Paddle Writing Chair for Chandigarh

1960s rare writing chair.
Teak and Wicker construction with great patina.
Produced for the Chandigarh project in India.
Le Corbusier was in charge and the project which included all the furniture for the administrative buildings and housing.
Le Corbusier chose Pierre Jeanneret his cousin and life long collaborator to help.
These chairs would have mainly been used in the classrooms and lecture halls.
Great academic piece.
Stencil detailing to rear of chair.
Great versatile chair that would look great in any room or simply as a piece of sculpture to view.
H. 81.5cm. L. 65cm. D. 57cm.
Location: Shop.
Designer: Pierre Jeanneret.
Production: Made in India.