Ole Wanscher, Pair of Armchairs in Brazilian Rosewood and Nigerian Goatskin

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Offered by Vance Trimble, Ole Wanscher, Pair of Armchairs in Brazilian Rosewood and Nigerian Goatskin. There are three versions of this chair. Two of the versions have top rails of wood instead of leather upholstery. This version with leather upholstery provides an extremely soft and comfortable contact with the back.

Made by master cabinetmaker A.J. Iversen, Copenhagen (one chair with A.J. Iversen paper label).

Designed in 1958, these chairs date 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

  • Condition
    Excellent. Arm Height 27.75 inches.
  • Dimensions
    31.25 in. H x 24.63 in. W x 22 in. D
    79 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
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU105503575162
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