Louis-Jean-Sylvestre Majorelle, usually known simply as Louis Majorelle, (Toul, 26 September 1859 – Nancy, 15 January 1926) was a French decorator and furniture designer who manufactured his own designs, in the French tradition of the ébéniste. He was one of the outstanding designers of furniture in the Art Nouveau style, and after 1901 formally served as one of the vice-presidents of the École de Nancy.
Erworben vom Künstler auf der Weltausstellung 1900 in Paris (Creditline)
A tall cabinet, in solid purpleheart, and veneers of kingwood on a carcase of oak, beech and softwood, built as a single unit but showing a lower cupboard with two doors, separated by an open recess, lined with pleated red silk, from a single-doored upper cupboard, the door...
Walnut and oak veneered cabinet with coromandel (macassar ebony) enriched with marquetry of various woods, wrought-iron mounts, made by Majorelle, Louis, France (Nancy), 1900