154. JANSEN PARIS
Small armchair of office or dressing table with wrap-around back
in carved and gilded wood, decorated with flowers and foliage. Feet
cambered legs. Raspberry lampas upholstery.
Fabric of cleanliness marked " JANSEN PARIS " in ink with the
Louis XV style, circa 1900.
69 x 54 x 48 cm.
(Small chips and gold wear).
Established around 1880 at 9, rue de Rocroy in Paris,
Jansen moved permanently to 9, rue Royale
in 1885 and became an upholsterer decorator.
He was awarded a silver medal at the
the Amsterdam Exhibition in 1883 and in
of Paris in 1889.
LEDOUX-LEBARD, Denise, The French furniture of the XIXth century, Les
editions of the Amateur, Paris, 1989.