Rare pair Richard Riemerschmid chairs

Code: 10094


£4,500.00

A very good & rare pair of oak Arts & Crafts chairs by the German architect designer, Richard Riemerschmid, famous for his iconic “ Music Room” chair that he designed c1898 and later also adapted by Liberty & Co. 
Shaped raked back with typical stylized heart cut-out and typical "kick in" feet. These chairs were designed in 1902 and manufactured by the Deutche Werkstatten fur Handwerkskunst, Dresden. 
Good colour and patination. The Musee d`Orsay in Paris has one of these chairs in their collection.
Ref:  Richard Riemerschmid, Vom Jugenstil Zum Werkbund; catalogue Munich 1983, p121 cat no 90b, fig 23
Deutche Werkstatten, catalogue 1909, p.166
h: 33”

Rare pair Richard Riemerschmid chairs