[Andy Warhol] Henry Van De Velde [In the Style of] Table and Chairs from the Andy Warhol Collection, ca. 1900
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White and black painted oval center table with two barrel armchairs, ca. 1900. Provenance: Estate of Andy Warhol; Sotheby's, New York, April 23, 1988, lots 181 and 182; Private Collection, Pennsylvania. See: Ingeborg Becker, Henry van de Velde in Berlin, Berlin, 2004, pp. 120-121 for similar style white painted beech barrel armchairs.
The Belgian painter, architect and interior designer Van de Velde is considered one of the founders of Art Nouveau in Belgium. He spent the most important part of his career in Germany and had a decisive influence on German architecture and design at the beginning of the 20th century.