Large Guillerme et Chambron Floor Lamp in Oak

$3,700.00 USD
$3,700.00 USD

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Guillerme et Chambron, for Votre Maison, floor lamp, oak, metal, 1960s

This floor lamp features a clear construction based on a tall stem that rests on two moon shaped legs. If desired, our own in-house restoration atelier can make a suitable shade according to your wishes. We kindly ask you to contact our design experts for further information about the endless possibilities our restoration and upholstery atelier has to offer.

The French designer duo Jacques Chambron (1914-2001) and Robert Guillerme (1913-1990) started their production postwar. Robert Guillerme studied design and architecture at the École Boule and graduated first in his class in 1934. Meanwhile, Jacques Chambron graduated from the School of Applied Arts in Reims. During the Second World War, the two met in a stalag, a Prussian prisoner camp, while being imprisoned by the Germans in East Prussia and started a great friendship based on their intense and deep passion for interior design. In 1948, Chambron resigned from his job as a painter and decorator on the Rue Nollet in Paris to move to Lille, in the North of France and join Guillerme. A year later, the two met cabinetmaker Émile Dariosecq, who was the owner of a workshop close by. It was during this meeting, that they decided to create their own company. They named it “Votre Maison”, meaning “Your Home”, which became the soul of the company. With this, they wanted to create pieces that focused on functionality combined with a beautiful design useful for daily life, by which they created a worldwide reputation. Most of the furniture designed by this duo shows a strong character and has a great expressive woodwork. The three of them divided their work equally. Overall, Guillerme worked as a designer, Chambron as a commercial, and Dariosecq’s workshop manufactured the pieces. Throughout their career, ‘Votre Maison’ produced over two thousand models, leaving a lasting mark in the world of design.

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Product details

  • condition Good
  • creator Guillerme et Chambron (Designer) Votre Maison (Manufacturer)
  • date of manufacture 1960s
  • dimensions Height 221 cm Diameter 71 cm
  • dimensions Height 87.01 in. Diameter 27.96 in.
  • material Metal Oak
  • origin France
  • period 1960-1969
  • style Mid-Century Modern (In the Style Of)
  • Barcode 50110811