PIERRE CHAREAU (1883-1950)

"MB 113" desk model, circa 1932

Rio rosewood desk, top opening to a drawer in the waist and provided with an extension with two feet on each side. The set rests on a double base forming two removable side boxes and revealing four sycamore drawers. 

Ivory and wrought iron pulls.


Closed: H.: 77; W.: 72; D.: 90 cm,

Open : H. 77 ; W. 258 ; D. 90 cm.

H 77 - L 172 - P 90 cm (H 30.3 - W 67.7 - D 35.4 in)


Collection particulière, Paris


"Pierre Chareau architecte, un art intérieur", Catalogue d’exposition, Centre Pompidou, 1993-1994, similar model represented p. 204, variant of the model p. 123.
"Pierre Chareau : Archives Louis Moret", Catalogue d’exposition, Fondation Louis Moret, Martigny, 1994, similar model represented p. 19.
"Les Arts de la Maison", Automne-Hiver 1924, Éditions Albert Morancé, technical illustration and description of a model variant p. 26, planche II.