An Important French Art Nouveau "Aux Algues" Cabinet by, Louis Majorelle(169 views)
Description: An important and rare French Art Nouveau carved wood, glassand wrought iron "Aux Algues" (seaweed) cabinet by, Louis Majorelle with carved seaweed motif throughout, further embellished with wrought iron inserts with in the two front double doors retaining its original whiplash keys.
Condition Report: excellent
Notes: A similar example was auctioned: Sotheby's London: Fine 20th Century Design - November 9th, 2010; lot #270
Provenance: Private Collection, NJ
Artist or Maker: Louis Majorelle
Exhibited: This identical example was exhibited at the "La Société des Artistes La Décoratuers, 1906"
Literature: A similar example is photographed in the "The Paris Salons 1895 - 1914 Volume III: Furniture" by, Alastair Duncan ©1996 pg.408
Medium: carved wood, wrought iron, bronze, & glass