Phillips to Auction Jean Dunand’s ‘Les Palmiers’ Smoking Room

Phillips’ London Design Auction
Courtesy of Phillips.

Jean Dunand, 'Les Palmiers’ smoking roomfrom the residence of Mademoiselle Colette Aboucaya, Paris, 1930-1936. Estimate £1,500,000 – 2,000,000.

This Spring, Phillips presents a rare opportunity to view the smoking room ‘Les Palmiers’, designed by Jean Dunand from 1930-1936 for the Parisian apartment of Mademoiselle Collette Aboucaya on rue de Monceau. Standing as one of the great achievements in 20th Century French Design, ‘Les Palmiers’ will be offered alongside the original daybed designed by the Japanese artist Katsu Hamanaka, which was acquired by the late designer Kenzo in the late 90s before moving to another collection where it has remained until today.

Event Information
End Date: May 4, 2021
Venue: Phillips

Phillips’ London Design Auction