Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann, ‘A Rare Bergère, model AR 8 and NR 228, variant’, circa 1913, Sotheby's: Important Design
Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann, ‘A Rare Bergère, model AR 8 and NR 228, variant’, circa 1913, Sotheby's: Important Design

Signature: branded Ruhlmann

Yvonne Brunhammer, Le Style 1925, Paris, 1975, p. 61
Florence Camard, Ruhlmann: Master of Art Deco, New York, 1983, p. 268 (for a related example at the Salon d'Automne, 1913)
Yvonne Brunhammer, The Art Deco Style, New York, 1983, p. 79, no. 100
Alastair Duncan, Art Deco Furniture: The French Designers, New York, 1984, p. 152, pl. 214 (for the "Doucet" armchair)
Ruhlmann: un génie de l'Art déco, exh. cat., Musée des Années 30, Paris, 2001, p. 213 (for a rendering)
Florence Camard, Ruhlmann, Paris, 2009, pp. 71, 77 (for the "Doucet" armchair) 140, 162 (for the model)

Commissioned directly from the artist by Marcel Coard’s family, circa 1913
DeLorenzo, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2003

About Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann

French, 1879-1933, Paris, France, based in Paris, France