1930s Rocking Chair by Frits Henningsen

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Offered by Vance Trimble, 1930s Rocking Chair by Frits Henningsen. This is one of Frits Henningsen's rarest chairs. Its beautiful curves are the chair's most outstanding feature. Designed and made in the 1930s by Frits Henningsen. Frame of Cuban mahogany. Upholstered in Nigerian goatskin with brass nails. Note that seat is 21.5" wide at front and 17.5" wide at start of backrest.

Literature
Noritsugu Oda, "Danish Chairs", Japan, 1996, p. 42, illustrated.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    33 in. H x 24.75 in. W x 27 in. D
    84 cm H x 63 cm W x 69 cm D
  • Seat Height
    17.5 in. (44 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU105501751932
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