Marcel-Louis BAUGNIET (1896-1995) - Belgium
Pair of important modernist armchairs.
The legs "wave" in chromed tubular metal.
The backs reversed and scrolled.
Upholstery redone in the traditional way, tapestries from Lelièvre not original.
Height 66 cm - Width 90 cm - Depth 95 cm
Identical seats, probably ours, were presented in the space of the General Commissariat of the World Fair of Brussels in 1935.
Identical seats, probably those of the General Commissariat and probably ours, were in the artist's apartment.
- Le décor d'aujourd'hui - N °12 August/September 1935. The four armchairs presented in the hall of the general commissariat of the World Fair of Brussels in 1935 reproduced on page 28.
- Paul Fierens - Marcel Baugniet - Marion & La Gerbe d'Or Editions, Brussels - Paris, 1942. Identical models, photographed during the exhibition in Brussels in 1935 and later at the artist's home, reproduced in this booklet.
45 000 €