Lot 1: CHARLOTTE PERRIAND (1903-1999), LE CORBUSIER (1887-1965), PIERRE JEANNERET (1896-1967)A LC-4 CHAISE LONGUE, DESIGNED 1928
October 7, 2012
Melbourne, AustraliaLive Auction
CHARLOTTE PERRIAND (1903-1999), LE CORBUSIER (1887-1965), PIERRE JEANNERET (1896-1967)
A LC-4 CHAISE LONGUE, DESIGNED 1928
manufactured by Cassina, Italy, c.1985
chromed metal, steel, cow hide, leather
stamped with number, 32 PN6 = PE BO - 32 - 312 UNI 7990 = 984
Literature: National Gallery of Victoria, One Hundred Modern Chairs, NGV, Melbourne, 1974, No. 9
Overall condition good - very good.
All springs are in place and in fine working order.
Some mild allover surface corrosion to chromed metal, consistent with age.
Some mild spots of corrosion on black metal base.
Hide is in good condition with a few balding areas, no tears, holes etc.
Leather headrest is in good condition, no tears, holes, loose stitching etc.
Original feet are missing.