Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann (1879-1933)
Collectionneur Dining Table (circa 1925)

#2272

 

Burr Amboina “Collectionneur” dining table with pull-out extensions at both ends; supported on either side by a U-shaped leg atop a rectangular plinth, with brass details and a wide stretcher.

Reference number 1051AR-1308NR

Branded “Ruhlmann” and “A” on the underside

 

Measurements

Height: 30 ¼ in (76.8 cm)

Length: 98 ½ in (250.2 cm)

Length with extensions: 128 in (325.1 cm)

Each extension: 14 ¾ in (37.5 cm)

Width: 47 in (119.4 cm)

 

Documentation

Emmanuel Bréon and Rosalind Pepall, ed., Ruhlmann: Genius of Art Deco, Italy: Somogy, 2004, pp. 50, 135, and 223 (similar model illustrated).

Yvonne Brunhammer, Le Style 1925, Paris: Baschet et Cie, p. 20 (similar model illustrated).

Florence Camard, Ruhlmann: Master of Art Deco, New York: Abrams, 1984, pp. 144 and 160 (similar models illustrated).

Florence Camard, Jacques Emile Ruhlmann, New York: Rizzoli, 2011, pp. 176-177, 230, 352, and 354 (similar model illustrated).

Musée des Années 30 Boulogne-Billancourt, Ruhlmann: Un Génie de l’Art Déco, Italy: Grafedit, 2001, p. 137 (similar model illustrated).

Villa Serralves, Jacques Emile Ruhlmann et la Fraternité des Arts, Portugal: Serralves, 2009, pp. 45, 65, 102, and 118-119 (similar models illustrated).