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OSCAR NIEMEYER (1907-2012)

Ottoman model “Alta”
Created in collaboration with Anna Maria Niemeyer
Manufactured by Tendo Brasileira
Brazil, 1971
Black plywood, steel details and leather upholstery

Measurements
56,5 cm x 68,6 cm x 104,1 cm.
22,24 in x 27 in x 41 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 Niemeyer and the Architecture of Brazil, New York, 1994, pp. 150-151
Jean Petit, Niemeyer, 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
Private collection, Paris