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Henry van de Velde
SET OF SIX BLOEMENWERF CHAIRS
Honduran mahogany and leather upholstery
95 x 44 x 47,5 cm ; 37 3/8 x 17 1/4 x 18 3/4 in.
designed circa 1894-1895, executed circa 1898
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Provenance

Christie's, London, April 30, 2008, lot 23
Private collection, Belgium

Literature

Henry van de Velde, exhibition catalogue, L'Ecuyer, Brussels, April 17 - May 16, 1970, p. 103
Wolf D. Pecher, Henry van de Velde, das Gesamtwerk, Volume I : Gestaltung, Munich, 1981, pp. 80, 82-86, 88, 90-91, 108 and 193
Ingeborg Becker et al., Henry Van De Velde in Berlin, Berlin, 2004, pp. 12-13 and 61
Werner Adriaenssens et al., Roberto Polo: The Eye, Londres, 2011, p. 424
Leidenschaft, Funktion und Schönheit Henry van de Velde und sein Beitrag zur europäischen Moderne, exhibition catalogue, Neues Museum, Weimar, March 24 - June 23, 2013, pp. 169, 174-175 and 442
Henry van de Velde, Passion, Fonction, Beauté, exhibition catalogue, Musée du Cinquantenaire, Brussels, September 13, 2013 - January 12, 2014, pp. 96 and 114

Important Design

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