PAULE LELEU (1900-1987)

Round Rug, circa 1950

A Round knotted woollen rug with beige ground and yellow border, radiant decoration of red, green and yellow carved rhombuses, central medallion in the shape of a star finished off with a red edge. Signed "LELEU" in the weft.

H 265 cm (H 104.3 in)


Private collection, Fontainebleau.


François Siriex, "Leleu, Décorateurs-ensemblers", Paris, Éditions Monelle Hayot, 2007, photo of the rug n° 507 in the cabinet waiting room of Mme. Bompis p. 413.