A set of 6 Art Deco dining chairs with beautiful curved walnut backs and upholstered seats trimmed with nailheads. In the manner of J. E. Ruhlmann.
Art Deco Furniture reached was popularity at the turn of the last century (1890 to 1905). Art Nouveau means New Art and was a reaction to academic art. The movement was strongly influenced by Czech artist Alphonse Mucha, when Mucha produced a lithographed poster, which appeared on 1 January 1895 in the streets of Paris. Art Nouveau’s fifteen-year peak was most strongly felt throughout Europe—from Glasgow to Moscow to Madrid—its influence was global. Art Nouveau went out of style with the arrival of the 20th-century modernist styles. It was seen as an important bridge between the historicism of Neoclassicism and modernism
Set of 6 dining chairs. Northern blonde wood frames with black cotton velvet upholstery.