Eileen Gray via brendan_timmins

Eileen Gray via brendan_timmins

EILEEN GRAY: This is Eileen Gray's Bibendum chair, which she designed for Madame Mathieu-Levy's apartment on the Rue de Lota. It's shown here in an image from Zeeloft, alongside her adjustable E-1027 table.

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EILEEN GRAY: This is Eileen Gray's Bibendum chair, which she designed for Madame Mathieu-Levy's apartment on the Rue de Lota. It's shown here in an image from Zeeloft, alongside her adjustable E-1027 table.

Wonderful photo of designer Eileen Gray.                                                                                                                                                      More

Wonderful photo of designer Eileen Gray. More

EILEEN GRAY AN IMPORTANT FOUR-PANEL SCREEN each foot marked ARMSTRONG CORK COMPANY LTD LONDON cork and blond mahogany each panel:  83 5/8  x 27 1/2  in. (212.4 x 69.9 cm) designed circa 1960 edited and executed in 1973  from an edition of 5 executed by Pegram, Royal College Street, London edited by Prunella Clough

EILEEN GRAY AN IMPORTANT FOUR-PANEL SCREEN each foot marked ARMSTRONG CORK COMPANY LTD LONDON cork and blond mahogany each panel: 83 5/8 x 27 1/2 in. (212.4 x 69.9 cm) designed circa 1960 edited and executed in 1973 from an edition of 5 executed by Pegram, Royal College Street, London edited by Prunella Clough

Eileen Gray and her design classics: Lounge chair Bibendum with TubeLight E1027 and adjustable table E1027, 1920s

Eileen Gray and her design classics: Lounge chair Bibendum with TubeLight E1027 and adjustable table E1027, 1920s

Somewhere I would like to live: EILEEN GRAY’S E.1027 HOUSE, 1929 _ (BEFORE RENOVATION)

Somewhere I would like to live: EILEEN GRAY’S E.1027 HOUSE, 1929 _ (BEFORE RENOVATION)

Villa E 1027 -  Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, sur la Côte d’Azur face à Monaco que l'Irlandaise Eileen Gray débute la construction d'une villa en 1926, destinée à son compagnon l’architecte et critique d'art Jean Badovici. « E pour Eileen, 10 du J de Jean, 2 du B de Badovici, 7 du G de Gray », le nom de la villa imbrique leurs initiales. Pourtant, les amants n'y vécurent pas longtemps ensemble, se séparant en 1932. Jean Badovici restera propriétaire de la Villa jusqu'à sa mort en 1956.

Eileen Gray villa E-1027 : la célèbre villa d'Eileen Gray renaît sur un site architectural historique - Elle Décoration

Villa E 1027 - Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, sur la Côte d’Azur face à Monaco que l'Irlandaise Eileen Gray débute la construction d'une villa en 1926, destinée à son compagnon l’architecte et critique d'art Jean Badovici. « E pour Eileen, 10 du J de Jean, 2 du B de Badovici, 7 du G de Gray », le nom de la villa imbrique leurs initiales. Pourtant, les amants n'y vécurent pas longtemps ensemble, se séparant en 1932. Jean Badovici restera propriétaire de la Villa jusqu'à sa mort en 1956.

Bibendum chair by Eileen Gray (named for the character created by Michelin to sell tires)

Bibendum chair by Eileen Gray (named for the character created by Michelin to sell tires)

EILEEN GRAY Unique "Brick" screen designed 1922-1923, executed 1973 Red lacquered wood, steel, brass. Each large brick: 8 5/8 x 12 5/8 x 1/2 in. (21.9 x 32.1 x 1.3 cm) 71 1/4 in. (181 cm) high Variable width, as shown: 59 in. (149.9 cm) Lacquer executed by Pierre Bobot, Paris.

EILEEN GRAY Unique "Brick" screen designed 1922-1923, executed 1973 Red lacquered wood, steel, brass. Each large brick: 8 5/8 x 12 5/8 x 1/2 in. (21.9 x 32.1 x 1.3 cm) 71 1/4 in. (181 cm) high Variable width, as shown: 59 in. (149.9 cm) Lacquer executed by Pierre Bobot, Paris.

E1027 table by Eileen Gray

Eileen Gray was "disappointed that she was forgotten" - Zeev Aram

E1027 table by Eileen Gray

Restauration of Villa E 1027 by Eileen Gray. Photo by Bernard Touillon | Yellowtrace

Restoration of Villa E-1027 by Eileen Gray

Restauration of Villa E 1027 by Eileen Gray. Photo by Bernard Touillon | Yellowtrace

Eileen Gray Roattino Floor Lamp

Eileen Gray Roattino Floor Lamp

Eileen Gray's living room in e1027, Roquebrune-Cap Martin, 1926-1929 (Photo from L’Architecture Vivante, c. 1929)

Eileen Gray's living room in e1027, Roquebrune-Cap Martin, 1926-1929 (Photo from L’Architecture Vivante, c. 1929)

Eileen Gray Desk Lamp Jumo 40’s

Eileen Gray Desk Lamp Jumo 40’s

This apartment on the Rue de Lota in Paris was decorated by Eileen Gray with all of her self-designed and made furniture between 1917 and 1921.

This apartment on the Rue de Lota in Paris was decorated by Eileen Gray with all of her self-designed and made furniture between 1917 and 1921.

Restoration of Villa E 1027 by Eileen Gray. Photo by Bernard Touillon | http://www.yellowtrace.com.au/eileen-gray-villa-e-1027/

Restoration of Villa E-1027 by Eileen Gray

Restoration of Villa E 1027 by Eileen Gray. Photo by Bernard Touillon | http://www.yellowtrace.com.au/eileen-gray-villa-e-1027/

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