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OSCAR NIEMEYER (1907-2012)

Coffee table model “Modulo”
Manufactured by Tendo Brasileira B
razil/Japan, 1980
Lacquered molded plywood, rubber

Measurements
192.4 cm x 50.2 cm x 24,1 (h) cm.
45,6 in x 19,76 in x 9,5 (h) in.

Literature
Jean Petit, Niemeyer: Poète d’Architecture, Lugano, 1995, p. 362 for a drawing, pp. 367, 383.
Roberto Civita, Pedro Ariel Santana, Design Brasil: 101 anos de história, exh. cat., Museu da Casa Brasileira, São Paulo, 2010, p. 59 for a drawing
Furniture By Architects, Emery, ppg. 220, 224; Marc Emery, “Furniture by Archi- tects: International Masterpieces of Twentieth-Century Design and Where to Buy Them, Expanded Edition”, Harry N. Abrams. 1988, modèle reproduit pages 220 et 224

Provenance
Private collection, France

Details
Signed with applied manufacturer’s label to underside: [Tendo Brasileira Industria e Comercio de Moveis Ltda] ́