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OSCAR NIEMEYER (1907-2012)

Pair of armchairs model “Alta”
Manufactured by Mobilier de France
France, 1978
Leather, painted and molded plywood, steel.

Measurements
Chair
104,1 cm x 68,6 cm x 56,5 cm
41 in x 27 in x 22,25 in

Literature
Gilles de Bure, Intérieurs: Le Mobilier Français 1965-1979, Paris, 1983, p. 101
Marc Emery, Furniture by Architects, New York, 1983, p. 224
Oscar Niemeyer, Sao Paulo, 1985, pp. 188-190; David Underwood, Oscar Nieme- yer and the Architecture of Brazil, New York, 1994, pp. 150-151Jean Petit, Nieme- yer, Poète d’Architecture, Lugano, 1995, p. 383 ; David A. Hanks and Anne Hoy, Design For Living: Furniture and Lighting, 1950-2000, Paris, 2000, p. 121 Charlotte and Peter Fiell, eds., Domus Vol. VIII 1975-1979, Cologne, 2006, p. 92 Anna Maria Niemeyer, Brazil, circa 1978. Soraia Cals, Rio de Janeiro, “Coleção Anna Maria Niemeyer,” October 30, 2012

Provenance
Lisboa Anthony, Rio de Janeiro.

Details
Certificates by Oscar Niemeyer Foundation.