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Jacques Quinet, Desk & amrchair

Jacques Quinet (1918-1992)

Desk & amrchair
circa 1960-61

Mahogany desk with two units on each opening in two drawers covered with leather. This desk is surmounted by a top of by a narrower part with a drawer in the belt. On this part is placed the leather-covered top. The tapered legs are also covered with leather with a saddle-stitched finish. Some elements such as the cones supporting the top, the flat bolts fixing the legs, or the ends of the legs are made in gilded bronze with this their original patina and also have an ornamental function. The same material is used for the drawer handles.

Desk: Height 76 cm (30) - Width 170 cm (67) - Depth 75 cm (29,5 in)
Armchair: Height 90,5 cm (35,5) - Width 62,5cm (24,5)- Depth 60,5 cm (23,75 in)

Provenance :
- Commande spéciale pour une société financière, Marseille, 1960-61.
- Puis dans la famille par descendance.
- Acquis directement par la galerie Chastel- Maréchal

Référence bibliographique (Literature) :
- « Jacques Quinet », Guitemie Maldonado, éd. les éditions de l’Amateur, Paris, 2000, p. 123