"Jacques Quinet" 2000 MALDONADO, Guitimie
Les Editions De L'Amateur
12 3/8" x 9 1/4"
Jacques Quinet (1918-1992)
Jacques Quinet was a French cabinetmaker, furniture and interior designer of the second half of the 20th century.
He was associated with wrought-iron masters Gilbert Poillerat and Raymond Subes in his production 1945-65.
He decorated many luxury French ocean liners. For example, the SS La Bourdonnais, the SS Fort de France and furthermore the famous SS France.
Quinet got a public exposure in the light of his work for the interior of the jet airliner Caravalle or of the high-speed train TGV.
He also conducted numerous private commissions for a rich clientele in the 1960s and 1970s.