Guillerme & Chambron Solid Oak Lounge Set with Connecting Table
Guillerme et Chambron for Votre Maison, lounge chairs in oak, beige/multicolored floral upholstery, France, 1940s.
Guillerme and Chambron are known for their high quality solid oak furniture, from which this is another great example. The curved slatted back makes an elegant addition to the angular design. These two chairs are connected via a triangular crafted table. The frame of this sofa or chairs is very sculptural with extravagant shapes which can provide either a very elegant or rough expression, depending on their location and upholstery. This chair is upholstered in a beige colored floral fabric, which is in good condition. May you prefer another color, reupholstery is possible.
The French designer duo Jacques Chambron (1914-2001) and Robert Guillerme (1913-1990) started their production postwar. Many of the furniture designed by this duo this piece shows a strong character and has a 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'.