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Francis Jourdain French Art Deco Modernist Pair of Armchairs, circa 1920


An exemplary example of Art Deco Modernist armchairs by French designer Francis Jourdain. The simple, straightforward composition is comprised of a stained beech frame with a slanted back and pale tan color upholstery as well as being finished with bronze nailheads. The wood frame contains amazing character and age, while being in phenomenal antique condition. This set of two (2) armchairs would be a perfect addition to a number of interior design concepts. The neutral tan leather would complement various locations such as a living room, den, games room, office space or bedroom. Interior design styles they would optimize are Contemporary, Industrial, Ary Deco, Arts & Crafts and Minimalistic. They would also be Apt in a hospitality or corporate location such as, a boutique hotel lobby, members club, workspace studio or executive office. Measurements: 30" H x 23.5" W x 27" D Seat height 12.5". Excellent antique condition with light normal wear. Frames are in excellent condition and are structurally sound. Minor wear to the leather with some small stains and scuffs. Overall extremely beautiful and presentable, ready for immediate use.


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  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent antique condition with light normal wear. Frames are in excellent condition and are structurally sound. Minor wear to the leather with some small stains and scuffs. Overall extremely beautiful and presentable, ready for immediate use. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 30 in. x W 23.5 in. x D 27 in.

    H 76.2 cm x W 59.69 cm x D 68.58 cm

  • Seat height
    12.5 in. (31.75 cm)
  • Seller location
    Culver City, CA
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
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