Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 11

Spectacular Modernist Bar by Jean Gouffé, circa 1935, Signed, Art Deco, France

$18,561.54

About

This bar is highly decorative and epitomizes the French art deco modernist style. The large front door opens as a drop-leaf desk and offers a wide compartment for bottles and glasses. It offers multiple additional storage: 2 compartments on the right side and one on the left side (locked by a key), below a niche and a last compartment opening with a double door. The front panel is covered with parchment and the rest is entirely covered with blond burr veneer wood. The base is encompassed with nickel-plated metal. Its limited depth makes it very convenient. Signed on a metal plate (on the interior of the bottom right compartment door): "Gouffé 46-48, 50 Faubourg Saint Antoine Paris". Maison Jean Gouffé was a famous cabinet maker in the 1930s and its "Contemporary Furniture Dpt" was directed by Jean Royère (from 1934 to 1942) who made a name for himself and became a famous designer in the 1940s-1950s.

Details

  • Creator
    Maison Gouffé (Workshop/Studio)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 60.63 in. (154 cm)Width: 39.38 in. (100 cm)Depth: 12.21 in. (31 cm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1935
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Paris, FR
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Ref 2591stDibs: LU1012812232681

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Paris, France
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Paris, France
Vetted Seller
These experienced sellers undergo a comprehensive evaluation by our team of in-house experts.
Established in 2013
1stDibs seller since 2013
45 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 6 hours
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

French Art Deco Bar Cabinet
Located in Port Chester, NY
A French Art Deco style bar cabinet, reminiscent of the roaring, 1920s. Decked out with églomisé glass and gilt painted lines. The classic cabinet with geometric brass trim and handl...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary European Art Deco Dry Bars

Materials

Brass

Exceptional French Art Deco Bar by Andre Arbus
By André Arbus
Located in Bridgewater, CT
Andre Arbus. Three-piece modular Art Deco bar with two stools commisioned in 1936, mahogany wood structure with brass accents, frontal side covered in beige leather, illuminated f...
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Dry Bars

Materials

Brass

French Art Deco Cabinet or Bar
Located in San Francisco, CA
Wonderful Art Deco cabinet with two ribbed drawers above single door with a single shelf inside. Hand Carved Black Lacquered Basket of flowers appliqued to the door front. Standing ...
Category

Early 20th Century French Art Deco Cabinets

Materials

Fruitwood

A Fine French Art Deco Lacquered Bar
Located in Long Island City, NY
Rare French Art Deco 4 doors lacquered bar in the manner of Rene Prou.  
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Dry Bars

Fine French Art Deco Small Bar
Located in Long Island City, NY
In walnut, with two niches, two bottom doors that open on an mirrored interior and one top up and down front door that opens on a sycamore interior, three original shagreen covered k...
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Dry Bars

Antique French Art Deco Bar/Cabinet
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A elegant French 1920 Art Deco bar, also can be a cabinet or vitrine, ALL SALES ARE FINAL, STORE CREDIT OR EXCHANGE ONLY
Category

Early 20th Century French Dry Bars

Art Deco Refinished Jean-Michel Frank "Americano Escandinavo" Tall Bar Cabinet
By Jean-Michel Frank
Located in Houston, TX
Offered is an Art Deco / French Moderne (Mid-Century Modern) Jean-Michel Frank "Americano Escandinavo", newly refinished tall bar cabinet made in Argentina out of Lignum vitae veneer...
Category

Vintage 1940s Argentine Art Deco Dry Bars

Materials

Brass

Art Deco Dry Bar
Located in Houston, TX
This beautiful Osvaldo Borsani style Art Deco hand carved dry bar features hand forged bronze colored iron scroll work and original marble top. This cabinet is artfully made with mix...
Category

Vintage 1930s Italian Art Deco Dry Bars

Materials

Marble, Iron

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery