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René Coquery for Thonet French Art Deco Tubular Chrome Armchair Pair

Item #3274

French Art Deco tubular chrome armchair with black leather upholstered seat and back cushion, designed by R.C. COQUERY for THONET, Model #B 256 lounge chair, 1929-1930. Very rare French Bauhaus era lounge chairs, the tilted frame is made of bent, welded, and chromed tubular steel. The very comfortable deep sprung-upholstered seat and backrest are covered in the original leather. Solid tubular chromed steel construction throughout. Very rare to have a pair in good original condition with original wood arm rests. Extremely heavy from the period and original in every way.

 

This chair is noted in the following literature: The Furniture Collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam: 1850-2000 from Michel Thonet to Marcel Wanders, Delfini, pp. 120. Bentwood and Metal Furniture 1850-1946, Ostergard, pp. 289-90.

 

Measurements

41″ D 28″ W 33″ T X 2

Price (USD)

$ 10,000
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