Items for Sale:    Maison Gerard Ltd.

Fine & Rare Pair of Mahogany Side Chairs (1913 France)

Artist

ANDRE GROULT (1884-1966)

Country of Origin

France

Dated

1913

Medium

mahogany

Dimensions

18.00inch wide   34.00inch high   15.50inch deep
(45.72 cm wide  86.36 cm high  39.37 cm deep)


Provenance

Our chairs were purchased a few decades ago by a French collector
& remained in his collection until we purchased them directly from him.
The chairs were never offered on the market prior to our purchase.

Literature

André Groult by Felix Marcilhac,p.21, plate 4; p.40, p. for period photographs,
p. 23 for a contemporary image

Also illustrated in Art Deco by Victor Arwas, page 69
&
in Le Mobilier du XXe siecle, Dictionnaire des créateurs by Pierre Kjellberg p. 279.

Description / Expertise


Fine & Rare Pair of Mahogany Side Chairs

Signed/Inscribed/Dated

stamped "au fer" several times "Andre Groult" & also with the "bouquet of flowers" insignia, echoing the actual carved bouquet of flowers of each back.