Offered by Vance Trimble, 1958 Armchair in Brazilian Rosewood and Original Leather by Ole Wanscher. There are three versions of this chair. Two of the versions have top rails of wood and another of leather upholstery. In this version the top rail is expertly and simply joined in the center.
Brazilian rosewood, original patinated black leather seat
Made by master cabinetmaker A.J. Iversen, Copenhagen.
Designed in 1958; this chair dates to circa 1958.
Ole Wanscher, Furniture designed by Ole Wanscher for A.J. Iversen, in “mobilia”, no. 130, May 1966, unpaginated, illustrated.
Poul Christiansen and Hakon Stephensen, 40- Håndværket viser vejen (The Craftsmen show the Way):
Danske møblergennem 40 år, Copenhagen, 1966, pp. 98-99, illustrated p. 99.
Grete Jalk, ed., 40 Years of Danish Furniture Design: The Copenhagen Cabinet-makers’ Guild Exhibitions 1927-1966, Copenhagen, 1987, vol. 1V, 1957-1966, pp. 56-57, illustrated p. 57.
Arne Karlsen, Dansk Møbelkunst i det 20. Århundrede, Copenhagen, 1990, vol. 2, p. 36, illustrated.
Noritsugu Oda, Danish Chairs, Japan, 1996, p. 71, illustrated