Acton Bjørn and Vilhelm Lauritzen 'Attribution' Armchairs, Beech, Fabric, 1940s For Sale
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Acton Bjørn and Vilhelm Lauritzen 'Attribution' Armchairs, Beech, Fabric, 1940s

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A pair of early modernist side chairs or armchairs attributed to Danish architects Acton Bjørn & Vilhelm Lauritzen, Denmark, 1940s. Frame of superb Danish cabinet maker quality in sculpted stained beech, original dark stained cap feet. Reupholstered in a brand new handwoven Danish fabric. Examples of this design has been attributed to Acton Bjørn in the past, for one similar example see Wright Auction, Scandinavian Design, 18 November 2010. Other occasions the design has been attributed solely to Vilhelm Lauritzen. Late 1930s Vilhelm Lauritzen was employed by Acton Bjørn. Other nordic designers of the era include Finn Juhl, Kaare Klint, Philip Arctander, Flemming Lassen and Ole Wanscher.   

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  • Condition Details
    Wood bearing original stain, very lightly restored. Brand new fabric. Structurally excellent.
  • Dimensions
    H 33.47 in. x W 22.84 in. x D 21.66 in.H 85 cm x W 58 cm x D 55 cm
  • Seat Height
    18.51 in. (47 cm)
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU3228112846172
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