A Jean-Michel Frank leather-clad oak, painted wrought-iron and brass desk produced by Comte, circa 1939
Lot 2208W
A Jean-Michel Frank leather-clad oak, painted wrought-iron and brass desk produced by Comte, circa 1939
US$ 50,000 - 80,000
£30,000 - 48,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Jean-Michel Frank leather-clad oak, painted wrought-iron and brass desk
produced by Comte, circa 1939
drawer bears metal tag stamped COMTE/S.A./BUENOS AIRES/OBRA PRESUPUESTO/TAREA SECCION INDUSTRIAL 2348
height 30 1/2in (77.5cm); width 47 1/4in (120cm); depth 19 1/2in (49.5cm)

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    P.E. Martin-Vivier, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 2006, p. 23 for an illustration of a variant model.

    L. Sanchez, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 1997, p. 197.

    Gallery BAC and James Buresh, Jean-Michel Frank in Argentina, New York, 2010, pp. 60-61 for a similar example.


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