Bender Madsen & Larsen Armchair Leather and Teak, Danish, 1950s

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A beautiful and rare Danish armchair of sculptural form in teak and tan leather by Ejner Larsen & Aksel Bender Madsen, produced by master cabinetmaker Ludvig Pontoppidan.
A curved back splat that flows into the armrests supported by teak legs, upholstered in its original patinated leather. Presented at the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers Guild of 1956, and in an excellent original condition.

A beautiful Danish armchair with really interesting curves and lines, and original use of leather upholstery. Very reminiscent of the earlier Gerald Summers plywood chair as in the back and arms flow into one. Made by respected cabinetmaker Ludvig Pontoppidan a rare chair today.

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Details
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Denmark
Date of Manufacture
1950-1959
Period
Mid-20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Leather
Teak
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
31.89 in. H x 25.59 in. W x 22.05 in. D
81 cm H x 65 cm W x 56 cm D
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU213936881773
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2016
Located in London, GB

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