Lot 142: Victor Horta (Ghent 1861-1947 Saint-Gilles),
December 1, 2016
Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Description: A pair of stools for the shop of the Wolfers company, No. 11–13 Rue d’Arenberg in Brussels, 1905, stained to simulate mahogany, upholstered and covered with original “crin rouge” fabric, original condition, height 56 cm, (B).
Literature: Lit.: Borsi/Portoghesi, Victor Horta, Stuttgart 1991, p. 310, ill. 558 and 561 as well as F. Aubry, Horta ou la passion de l'architecture, ill. p. 194. Provenance: Private Ownership, Brussels.