French Art Nouveau "Aux Pins" Armchair by Majorelle(177 views)
Description: A French Art Nouveau carved walnut upholstered armchair, "Aux Pins," by Louis Majorelle. The chair has carved wooden sections depicting pine cones, a recurring motif in Majorelle's naturalist vocabulary. (Item No.: 1474)
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: 31¾" high x 23¾ "wide x 24¼" deep
Artist or Maker: Majorelle
Literature: A similar chair appears in Majorelle - Nancy: décorations d'intérieurs: meubles, tentures, bronzes, ferronneries (the 1906 Majorelle catalogue), as Cabinet de Travail "Les Pins", and in The Paris Salons, 1895-1910, Volume III: Furniture, by Alastair Duncan, Antique Collectors' Club, Publishers, page 407.