Henry van de Velde - Design Masters New York Tuesday, December 14, 2010 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Private Collection, Antwerp, Belgium; Private Collection, Berlin, Germany

  • Literature

    Klaus-Jürgen Sembach, Henry Van de Velde, New York, 1989, pp. 44–45 for the original model; Wendy Kaplan and Elizabeth Cumming, The Arts and Crafts Movement, London, 1991, p. 203, fig. 164 for the original model; Amy F. Ogata, Art Nouveau and the Social Vision of Modern Living: The Belgian Artists in a European Context, Cambridge, 2001, p. 97 for the original model


“Bloemenwerf” chair

ca. 1898
Elm, leather, brass tacks.
37 5/8 in. (95.5 cm.) high
Manufactured by Société Van de Velde & Co., Belgium.

$15,000 - 20,000 

Sold for $33,750

Design Masters

15 December 2010
New York