Jacques-Emile Ruhlmann, ‘Bench, model no. 481 NR’, ca. 1928, Phillips

The present model bench was presented at the 1928 Salon des Artistes Décorateurs, Paris.

The drawing for the present model bench is recorded in the reference album “Sièges, lits, guéridons, tables” (inventory number 2002.18.12), and its earlier variant in “Sièges, lits, divans, tables, bureau, meubles” (inventory number 2002.18.15) held by the Ruhlmann Archives at the Musée des Années Trente, Boulogne Billancourt, Paris.

Florence Camard, Jacques Émile Ruhlmann, New York, 2011, pp. 272-73, 275

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