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6 Thomas Messel for Charlotte Moss Dining Chairs, signed. These wonderful chairs were chosen as chair of the year in 2007 and sold for $8,200 each! Measuring 37 tall x 24 wide and 19 deep. Minor stains to the fabric and some nicks and scratches to the enamel lacquer finish. Note: All items in fine condition unless otherwise noted.Thomas Messel designed a Monogrammed Chair for Diana, the Princess of Wales. It is now on Exhibition at Kensington Palace.Thomas Messel is one of England’s most respected furniture designers, with an impressive string of design, decoration and Guild Mark awards to his name. His work has been acclaimed in publications throughout the world including American House & Garden in the United States and Apollo, House & Garden and Country Life in the United Kingdom. His clientele are the foremost interior designers in England (Alidad Ltd, Colefax and Fowler, Jane Churchill, Amanda Murray, Nicky Haslam, Private Lives and Michael Priest) and in New York (Charlotte Moss, Robert Couturier, Tony Ingrao, Cullman and Kravis and Scott Salvator). Some of his private commissions have been for the Earl and Countess of Derby, the Crown Estates, Kensington Palace, Windsor Castle, and the late Miss Joan Rivers.Thomas personally designs and draws every detail of his furniture, which is subsequently built by the very finest craftsmen: cabinet makers, chair frame makers, carvers, gilders, painters and upholsterers, as well as drawing on the skills of more specialist craftsmen, working in metal, glass, shell, stone, marble, scagliola, pietra dura, marquetry, leather and vellum.

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6 Thomas Messel for Charlotte Moss Dining Chairs

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000
4d
16h
38m
2s
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Mickleton, NJ, USA
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