JULES LELEU (1883-1961)

Pair of Club Armchairs, circa 1940

Rounded legs in stained wood, covered with off-white mohair.

H 70 - L 75 - P 80 cm (H 27.6 - W 29.5 - D 31.5 in)


This model was chosen by Jules Leleu for the decoration of the large lounge of the liner Île de France in 1949.


Viviane Jutheau, Jules et André Leleu, Editions Olbia, Neuchâtel, 1996, model reproduced p. 90.
Françoise Siriex, "Leleu, Décorateurs-ensembliers", Editions Monelle Hayot, Paris, 2007, similar model reproduced p. 56.