>Philippe Wolfers (1858-1929) was a Belgian artist, in the forefront of the Art Nouveau of his country. A master in decorative arts, he created jewelry, silverware, glassware, and furniture. In addition he was a world-renowned sculptor.
Desk, ca. 1902 Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856–1940)Carlo Bugatti's furniture combines the picturesque asymmetry of Art Nouveau with the exoticism of Moorish and Japanese influences. Walnut, copper, pewter, vellum H. 29 1/2 in. (74.9 cm), W. 23 5/8 in. (60 cm), D. 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm)