Pair of Empire style black lacquered armchairs, Maison Jansen, circa 1940
Pair of Empire style armchairs in black lacquered wood. Two back saber legs, truncated cone front and wide rectangular seat with a black, grey and white trim.
Console shaped armrests with an open work back seat decorated with a “X” and a gilt brass mascaron inlaid in the middle.
Black, white and grey fabric.
Attributed to the Maison Jansen, work realized circa 1940.
ABBOTT J.A., Jansen Furniture, Acanthus Press, New-York, 2007, p.12