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Illuminated reading table, model no. PJ-TAT-10-B, designed for the Assembly and the University Library, Chandigarh, 1963-1966

Teak-veneered wood, teak, opaque glass, painted steel, painted aluminum.
46 3/10 × 96 7/10 × 48 3/5 in
117.5 × 245.5 × 123.5 cm
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Phillips

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Dining tables set the stage for elaborate public displays and the design of a …

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Dining tables set the stage for elaborate public displays and the design of a chair can speak volumes about the person seated in it, but perhaps no other furniture form broadcasts the principles and values of its owner more than the library table, the focal point of a room that represents knowledge, …

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Pierre Jeanneret
Swiss, 1896–1967
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Though overshadowed by his cousin Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret was a visionary of modernist …

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Though overshadowed by his cousin Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret was a visionary of modernist architecture and design. Together, the pair pioneered a new aesthetic vocabulary that placed function and order over embellishment—Jeanneret’s work imbuing the strict geometry of modernism with energetic diagonals and lighter …

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Phillips

From the Catalogue:
Dining tables set the stage for elaborate public displays and the design of a …

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From the Catalogue:
Dining tables set the stage for elaborate public displays and the design of a chair can speak volumes about the person seated in it, but perhaps no other furniture form broadcasts the principles and values of its owner more than the library table, the focal point of a room that represents knowledge, …

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Pierre Jeanneret
Swiss, 1896–1967
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Though overshadowed by his cousin Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret was a visionary of modernist …

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Though overshadowed by his cousin Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret was a visionary of modernist architecture and design. Together, the pair pioneered a new aesthetic vocabulary that placed function and order over embellishment—Jeanneret’s work imbuing the strict geometry of modernism with energetic diagonals and lighter …

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Illuminated reading table, model no. PJ-TAT-10-B, designed for the Assembly and the University Library, Chandigarh, 1963-1966

Teak-veneered wood, teak, opaque glass, painted steel, painted aluminum.
46 3/10 × 96 7/10 × 48 3/5 in
117.5 × 245.5 × 123.5 cm
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