French Art Deco Style Macassar
Ebony Wall Panel
The Famous Chariot and Nymph (woman) inlay, designed by
Circa 1980ís, Custom made in Europe for the historic Art Deco
The St. James Club Hotel in Hollywood, CA
This wall panel was one of a
handful that were custom made in exotic macassar ebony to face
electronic lift cabinet that housed the TV and bar refrigerators in the
When the hotel was remodeled, the cabinets were dismantled and
only the fronts were kept.
Use these today as a simple wall hanging, or come up with your
own use-such as a
cover for a flat screen tv or a custom cabinet similar to the
You could also make a base and turn it into a coffee table top.
We have five of these panels
available and will offer them one at a time,
so you are
purchasing the panel that is actually pictured here.
If you are
interested in more than 1 panel, please let us know.
The chariot and nymph design has
been carefully designed to replicate the well known inlay design
created by the master of Art Deco, Emile Jacques Ruhlmann.
Constructed of macassar ebony
(veneer), with a faux ivory inlay that is actually a form of
The backside is veneered in a mahogany.
Please see the special page
linked here that
we have created to detail the history of the landmark hotel
was made for, originally known at the Sunset Towers.
also find links to other furnishings we have available from
this historic hotel.
Many of the furnishings compliment each
Panel Dimensions: 59 1/8" wide,
27 1/8" high, 3/4" thick.
Condition: In as found original
condition, original finish intact.
Backside will show holes and missing wood where they removed it
from the original cabinet.
This panel has a small chip on the upper left side and has
finish issues on the right side.
Item # AGAA53:
Price: $ 1,250. each.
We have several panels available, the panels in better condition
are priced at $ 1500 each.
Please email for photos.