1958 Armchair in Brazilian Rosewood and Original Leather by Ole Wanscher

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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.

Literature
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

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Leather
    Rosewood
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    31.5 in. H x 24.63 in. W x 22 in. D
    80 cm H x 63 cm W x 56 cm D
  • Seat Height
    18.25 in. (46 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU105504026043
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