THE DEVIL'S CHAIR FROM VIKTOR WYND'S MUSEUM
A ladder back dinning chair mounted with a carved wooden tribal mask and a pair of horns
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Provenance: Viktor Wynd’s Museum, London. Viktor Wynd made this chair to sit at the head of ‘The Devil’s Table’ in the museum’s basement, it has since been replaced with ‘The Gnostic Temple of Agape’.
The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities, Fine Art & UnNatural History is a contemporary reinterpretation of a Pre-Enlightenment Wunderkabinett or Cabinet of Curiosities. It is the creation of artist and writer Viktor Wynd, who has just opened a Falmouth branch of his museum inside the National Maritime Museum. His most recent book 'The UnNatural History Museum' was published by Prestel in 2020.
Sold for £300
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