A single vintage rattan armchair. By Gustav Adolf Schneck, Germany. For Thonet, France c,1930. Stamped - Genuine. Black painted beech hardwood timber frame with hand woven rattan.
Dimensions- 790 h x 670 w x 590 d mm 410 seat h mm
Design/ origin- A unique and rare of medium sized bentwood upright armchair, with bowed arms capped with solid Beech. Wide seat and back rest, make for an attractive, comfortable & angular chair design. Embossed, Thonet stamp on the base.
Bauhaus modernism meets French elegance.
Condition- Overall condition for age is very good. Rattan is in good strong order, however rattan is slightly misshapen on the back-rest, not very noticeable. Chair has a few imperfections, as pictured. Scuffs & marks throughout, tiny section of rattan missing on the seat. Chair frame holds strong and has lovely patina in areas, oil cleaned recently.