In the living room she used African-inspired stools and zebra hides along with her Pirogue Day Bed made of brown lacquer and silver leaf whose form was inspired by Polynesian dugout canoes image 4.
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Ad Outdoor Lounges Day Beds Tables Chairs and More. Pirogue Daybed in the Rue de Lota Apartment 1920 - 24. After much success Gray opened her shop in 1922 and named it Jean Desert after an imaginary male owner Jean and Grays love of the North African Desert.
Gray designed her famous Pirogue daybed for the Rue de Lota apartment between 1920 and 1924. Lacquer bound all of Grays significant works of the period. The lacquered daybed was inspired by Polynesian dugout canoes.
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Photo Courtesy of Design Museum via Dwell. See more ideas about eileen gray eileen eileen gray furniture. The Pirogue Day Bed was gondola shaped and finished in patinated bronze lacquer.