Lot 13
Special Sale: Design Auction april 2018
G.W. Dijsselhof (1866-1924)

Ca. 1899, The Netherlands.

An extremely rare oakwood table and three matching chairs. The table decorated with carved crocodile feet, owl heads and fish, the back of the chairs flanked by two knobs shaped as small owl heads. Executed by: Meubelwerkplaats (cabinet-makers) E.J. van Wisselingh & Co., Amsterdam.

Furniture by Dijsselhof is extremely rare since he designed furniture only for a short period.

Provenance: bought in the mid-1980's by the present owner from the art gallery E.J. Wisselingh where they have been since the 1900's.

Compare to: the Dijsselhof room in the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague, and: a similar table is in the collection of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

Table: 70x100x100 cm., chair: 96x43x49 cm.

€ 12.000,00
€ 15.000,00