An exceptional bedside table , model d´ESTAINVILLE in American burled walnut on Hungarian oak core .
The oval-sectionboldy, bulged out in its narrow part , rises above a roughly cubic , set-back base with extends into a pad-plinth with inverted beading .
The overbanging , aeroplane-wing streamlined top is of rectangular shape and serrated at body level .
Five strut-supported drawers open with gilded bronze finials on one of the curved sides .
Répertoriée dans le référencier de l´artiste sous le numéro 1055 NR .
Reproduit page 281 , Florence Camard " RUHLMANN " , édition de l´amateur , 1983 .
Historical: Part of a set of three " Boudoir "pieces commissioned from Alfred Porteneuve in 1947 and probably one of the last furniture set made by the artist of this high quality.