19 – 26 JUNE 2022




Victor Werner

Jules Leleu (Boulogne-sur-mer 1883-1961 Paris)
Art Deco desk
Amboyna burl veneer, rectangular top covered in brown leather, three drawers at the front, legs decorated with gilt bronze ornaments
H 75 x W 160 x D 80 cm
Model made for Palais Galliera in 1922
Literature: Françoise Siriex, Leleu, Editions Monelle Hayot, Paris, 2007, similar model on page 118; Viviane Jutheau, Jules et André Leleu, Editions Olbia, Paris, similar model on page 31
Other works by Jules Leleu can be found, among others, in the collection of the Musée des Années 30 (Boulogne), Musée Piscine (Roubaix) and in the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York)