Francis Jourdain, wingback arm chair

Ref #: BG25

Of cubical design, box frame in sycamore and Norwegian birch which wraps around fully upholstered, winged back rest angled for comfort. Protruding box seat with pillow insert. Resting on block feet. By Francis Jourdain (1876-1958), Art Deco period.

Chair needs new springs and fabric which will be included in the price, COM encouraged; frame professionally restored.

Literature: almost identical model (sans the wings) illustrated on page 133, “Art Deco, Les Maitres du Mobilier – Le Decor des Paquebots”, by Pierre Kjellberg, Les Editions de L’Amateur, 1990.

Age: Ca. 1925.

Origin: France

Measurements: 32″ w, 38″ d, 36 1/2″ h (17″ seat)





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