20th Century Czech Set of Eight Black Art Deco Chairs by Jindrich Halabala
A very rare set of eight ebonized Halabala Art Deco chairs hand polished with shellac, Model H 214, in good condition. The black dining chairs are upholstered in a white suede leather. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1930, Czech Republic.
Seat: 18" H x 18" W x 18" D
Jindrich Halabala was born in 1903 Korycany, Czech Republic and passed away in 1978 Czech Republic. He was a Czech industrial designer, writer and educator. Halabala trained to become a cabinetmaker in his father workshop, in 1920 he finished his practical studies at the United Woodcrafts Manufacturers in Brno, Czech Republic. Halabala encourage a new mass-market approach to home design and furnishing in the Czechoslovakia. He played a major part in the reshaping of the Czech furniture industry.
Material: Wood, Fabric
Details: Suede, Ebony
Country of Origin: Czech Republic
Dimensions: 32" H x 17" W x 19.5" D