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Very rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic woodVery rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic wood

Very rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic wood. The back is carved with a tribal geometric design and 2 heads in Dogon style. Art Deco period. They have been exhibited at the famous Paris Colonial Exhibition in 1931.

Biography : «VOGUE Magazine , private suite in a New York palace: an Art Deco flat decorated by François CATROUX » for 4 chairs with identical shape and similar style chairback. These chairs, which survived the Paris Colonial Exhibition in 1931, have been rediscovered by Marc AMOURIC.
These chairs are inspired by the "Tribal Palaver Chairs" or "African Guardian Chairs"

ITEM ID
272
STYLE
Colonial
AGE
Early 20th Century
ROOM
entrance, hallway, living room, master bedroom
COLOR
Brown
HEIGHT
32.283" (82 cm)
WIDTH
14.173" (36 cm)
DEPTH
37.008" (94 cm)

Avant-Garde Gallery

Pierre Bosche
11 rue de Miromesnil
Paris 75008
France
Tel: 01 40 07 06 46
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    Very rare pair of "Africanist" chairs in exotic wood

    €8,500
    ~ $9,462