Offered by: The Furniture Rooms
Benover Road Kent , England Call Seller 44.779.966.0323


French Art Deco Desk, Chair and Bookcase by Maurice Dufrene

$ 37,645
  • Description
    A very early Art Deco office suite designed by Maurice Dufrene, c1910-1920 it all is of exceptional quality produced in solid oak and use of exotic veneers such as Amboyna, Tulip wood and burr Elm. There is very delicate inlay to all the corners of the desk and also on the bookcase of a swirl with a dot of mother of pearl at the end. The mounts gallery handles and fittings are all bronze some with original gilding in place. All the back of bronze mounts were all numbered on original casting

    Desk – stands on 8 turned and reeded legs with gilt bronze feet tips, high quality gilt bronze trim above with sharp definition, seven drawers with hoop type handles all lockable with original keys, the center drawer has inlay motif on all three pieces, the top has a bronze edge with a gallery, four raised corners and bronze fence in between, the top is one piece hyde leather in faded green brown colour with blind gilt embossing

    Chair – Amboyna on oak, fluted leg with matching gilt bronze bead at the top, one piece shaped low slung arm the back has the inlay as on all three pieces, newly upholstered in thick leather

    Bookcase – stands on 8 turned and reeded legs with gilt bronze feet tips, high quality gilt bronze trim above with sharp definition, above it has 6 doors in the center there are two glass with wrought iron glass protector behind is adjustable shelves the door has a full length quality lock and curtain rail top and bottom we have left this so it can be matched with your interior above this is a set of 6 filing drawers this is flanked by two long doors with adjustable shelves behind

    The whole suite has been fully restored and hand polished and is in excellent condition throughout

    Age: 1910- 1920

    Style: Art Deco

    Material: Oak, Amboyna, Tulip wood and burr Elm

    Origin : France

    Condition: Excellent

    Restoration; Fully Polished


    Desk : 81h x 152w x 83d cm

    Chair : 92h x 58w x 60d cm

    Bookcase : 181h x 190w x 40d cm
  • More Information
    Origin: France
    Period: 1900-1919
    Materials: Oak, Amboyna, Tulip wood and burr Elm
    Condition: Good. Excellent
    Creation Date: c1910
    Number of Pieces: 2-3
    Styles / Movements: Art Deco, Modern
    Dealer Reference Number: 1897
    Incollect Reference Number: 504902
  • Dimensions
    W. 59.84 in; H. 31.89 in; D. 32.68 in;
    W. 152 cm; H. 81 cm; D. 83 cm;
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