Pair of Plywood Cor Alons HF506 Easy Chairs for Den Boer Gouda the Netherlands

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Lovely pair of rare early Dutch Modernism moulded plywood easy chairs with armrests

Cor Alons was the first Dutch interior and Industrial designer that started to work with moulded plywood just after WWII 1945-1950 in The Netherlands

His manufacturer Den Boer was based in Gouda, home of the famous Dutch cheese

In 1948 he introduced this model with three legs, after a short production of 2 years they changed the design to four legs

This pair of HF506 chairs would have been produced in the very early 1950s

We have re-upholstered these chairs with a stunning De Ploeg 'Steppe" wool upholstery in a petrol/green color

Armrest height 24.4inch/62cm.

 

Details

  • Period
    1940-1949
  • Materials and Techniques
    Upholstery
    Birch
    Plywood
  • Condition
    Good. Good condition with minor wear consistent with age and use to the plywood preserving a wonderful old patina, a few older restorations to the veneer, new upholstery with De Ploeg Steppe upholstery and new Pantera interior foam.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    29.13 in. H x 26.77 in. W x 24.8 in. D
    74 cm H x 68 cm W x 63 cm D
  • Seat Height
    16.14 in. (41 cm)
  • Seller Location
    bergen op zoom, Netherlands
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU93017265803
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

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Located in bergen op zoom, NL

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