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Lot 23
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Victor Horta

Estimate
30,000 - 50,000 EUR
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Description

  • Victor Horta
  • Set of eight chairs for the hôtel van Eetvelde, circa 1895
  • galvanoplastie
carved mahogany, upholstery

Provenance

Hôtel Van Eetvelde, Brussels
Private collection, Belgium

Literature

Françoise Aubry, Horta ou la passion de l'architecture, Gent, 2005, p. 65 for an archive picture of the Grand Salon of the hôtel van Eetvelde

Catalogue Note

The Hôtel van Eetvelde was commissionned to Victor Horta in 1895 by Edmond van Eetvelde, administrator of Congo Free State. This building is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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