20th Century French Art Deco Walnut Coiffeuse Vanity by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann
A vintage French Art Deco vanity made of hand crafted polished, partly veneered Walnut with a glass top and two silvered drawers. The small console, end table was designed by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann, in good condition. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1930, Paris, France.
Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann, sometimes called Jaques-Émile Ruhlmann was a French furniture designer and interior decorator, born in 1879, in Paris, France and passed away in 1933. At an early age, Rulmann began working with his father, where he learned the business by working with painters and paper hangers. He took over the family business when his father died in 1907. He opened his own workshop in 1923. His furniture designs represent the Art Deco style period. He is considered one of the most important figures in the Art Deco movement. Rulmann used very rare and expensive woods, such as Rosewood and Tropicalwood.
Material: Glass, Wood
Details: Veneered Walnut
Country of Origin: France
Dimensions: 28" H x 44" W x 17.5" D