Guillerme and Chambron Set of Two Oak and Fabric Stools
Guillerme et Chambron, set of two stools, oak and purple fabric, France, 1960s.
This duo of solid oak wooden stools with the muted yellow colors are designed by the French designer duo Guillerme and Chambron. These stools have a frame in oak with interesting lines. The base consists of two A-shaped legs with a horizontal seating. The oak is nicely patinated.
The French designer duo Jacques Chambron (1914-2001) and Robert Guillerme (1913-1990) started their production in the postwar period. Many of the furniture designed by this duo this shows a strong character and has great expressive woodwork. The duo installed themselves in an old factory were the machinery was used to make rifles. Guillerme & Chambron saw the potential of these machinery and decided to continue production as it was installed and used them for the design of their high back chairs. The line of different furniture pieces was made in small editions. They call their collection “Votre Maison” which means “Your home.”.