Le Corbusier, P. Jeanneret, C. Perriand, LC4 Chaise Longue 1928
Le Corbusier, P. Jeanneret, C. Perriand, LC4 Chaise Longue 1928
Auction No. 797 from Berlin

Design Classics from Le Corbusier to Aldo Tura

2017-02-23T19:00:00.000Z2017-02-23T21:00:00.000ZBerlin & Onlinehttps://auctionata.com/en-us/s/1175/auction-design-classics-from-le-corbusier-to-aldo-tura-february-2017In this auction, elegant antiques are combined with design classics and extravagant interiors. An absolute highlight is the LC4 chaise longue, which Le Corbusier designed in collaboration with Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand in 1928. The straight, elegant lines of the Biedermeier era are represented by a récamière from around 1820 – contrasted by the impressing outline and rich detailing of a cabinet with a Renaissance style front. --- A variety of decorative textile works, such as a rug modeled after the ‘RP Ia’ motif of Rupprecht Geiger, can also be found in this auction. With the wonderful ‘Galeoni’-screen and the ‘Ludo’ floor lamp, the auction also focuses on different design stages of the famed Italian furniture manufacturer Aldo Tura. The pieces produced by select designers in cooperation with Aldo Turo, such as Piero Pinto’s armchair and ottoman, a cabinet designed by the US American architect and interior designer Peter Mariano, and a mirror designed by Oscar Torlasco, make this auction to a must-see for all lovers of extravagant interiors. Thursday, February 23, 2:00 pm EST
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In this auction, elegant antiques are combined with design classics and extravagant interiors. An absolute highlight is the LC4 chaise longue, which Le Corbusier designed in collaboration with Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand in 1928. The straight, elegant lines of the Biedermeier era are represented by a récamière from around 1820 – contrasted by the impressing outline and rich detailing of a cabinet with a Renaissance style front.
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A variety of decorative textile works, such as a rug modeled after the ‘RP Ia’ motif of Rupprecht Geiger, can also be found in this auction. With the wonderful ‘Galeoni’-screen and the ‘Ludo’ floor lamp, the auction also focuses on different design stages of the famed Italian furniture manufacturer Aldo Tura. The pieces produced by select designers in cooperation with Aldo Turo, such as Piero Pinto’s armchair and ottoman, a cabinet designed by the US American architect and interior designer Peter Mariano, and a mirror designed by Oscar Torlasco, make this auction to a must-see for all lovers of extravagant interiors.

All items

11 | After Rupprecht Geiger, Rug Design RP Ia, Late 20th C.
  • Wool and cotton in yellow and olive green
  • Germany, late 20th century
  • Rupprecht Geiger (1908-2009) – German painter, sculptor and architect, professor of painting at the Düsseldorf Art Academy and co-founder of the Munich artist group ‘Zen 49’
  • Design of RP Ia
  • Dimensions: 197 x 203 cm
  • Good condition
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18 | Oscar Torlasco, Mirror, Aldo Tura, Italy, 1990s
  • Wood, parchment in ‘Almond’, high-gloss, mirror glass
  • Design: Oscar Torlasco – Italian designer and architect
  • Producer: Aldo Tura – Italian furniture maker, 1990s
  • Modell: 2627
  • Dimensions: 91 x 97 x 3 cm
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39 | Piero Pinto, Armchair with Ottoman, Aldo Tura, Italy, 1970’s
  • Wood, natural parchment, velour covers, light brown
  • Design: Piero Pinto
  • Designer: Aldo Tura – Italian furniture maker, c. 1970’s
  • The corpus with matted varnish finish, the seats upholstered and covered with Alcantara
  • Dimensions: 76 x 80 x 67 and 52 x 80 x 40 cm
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74 | Aldo Tura, Desk, Mod. 1983, 1970s
  • Wood, goatskin in ‘tobacco’ glossy
  • Designer: Aldo Tura – Italian furniture maker, 1970’s
  • Dimensions: 184 x 90 x 76 cm
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120 | A Three-Armed Glass Chandelier with Daffodils, Murano, 20th C
  • Ochre and pink glass, brass
  • Murano, Italy, 20th century
  • Three-armed chandelier
  • Stylized leaves and daffodils radially arranged around the baluster-shaped shaft
  • Height: 55 cm; Diameter: 55 cm
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  • Auction announcements

    Auction announcements

    31 January 2017
    Lot 108 and 109 were withdrawn from the auction.

    14 February 2017
    Lot 62 was withdrawn from the auction.

    17 February 2017
    Lot 1, 4, 5, 10, 15, 16, 12, 22, 24, 25, 27, 46, 47, 48, 52, 97, 98, 100, 107 were withdrawn from the auction.

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