Émile Jacques Ruhlmann
Medium: Mahogany, silvered bronze sabots
Dimensions: Height: 28.5” - Width: 35.5” - Depth: 25.75”
This rare writing table in polished mahogany and silvered bronze is marked by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann's signature aesthetic motifs, manifest in its set of flared and tapered legs, and juxtaposition of supple, living curves with others so subtle as to seem straight.
Stamped: Ruhlmann and separately Atelier A
Dated: 1932, France
Certificate of authenticity by Jean-Pierre Camard, Expert, dated April 14th 1986.
For illustrations of similar models, see:
Art et Décoration, April 1929. 119.
Camard, Florence. Ruhlmann. Paris: Éditions Monelle Hayot, 2009. 298.