Jean Prouvé and Jules Leleu
chaise lounge from the Martel de Janville Sanatorium, Plateau d'Assy
made by Ateliers Jean Prouvé, France, c. 1935
material enameled steel, beech
size 31 ½ w × 70 d × 39 ½ h in
condition Each armrest exhibits a small amount of play when tested, remaining stable in use. One washer near back edge of left armrest was replaced at some point. Scattered losses to enamel throughout, subsequently showing oxidation to exposed steel. Overall chaise exhibits honest wear associated with use over time. Good vintage condition.