Maison Jansen Mahogany Commode or Chest, Bronze Mounted, Directoire Style, 1940s
A Jansen commode having two larger drawers under a smaller drawer with inverted sides and bronze mounts. The whole supporting a white and gray vein marble top. This commode comes complete with a letter of authentication from James Archer Abbott. A fine example direct from a NYC apartment.
Mahogany, Bronze, Marble
Other French designers of the period include Jean Prouvé, Charlotte Perriand, Pierre Paulin, Pierre Jeanneret, Yves Klein, Jacques Adnet, Jean Royere, Pierre Chapo, Philippe Starck, Audoux Minet, Andre Arbus, Le Corbusier, Jean Nouvel