Sofa in Carved Cuban Mahogany and Alpaca Velvet by Frits Henningsen, 1930s

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Offered by Vance Trimble, Sofa in Carved Cuban Mahogany and Alpaca Velvet by Frits Henningsen, 1930s . This three-seat sofa with majestic sweeping arms and six legs is made of very finely carved Cuban mahogany of the highest quality. The fully sprung seat and back is upholstered in alpaca velvet, making the sofa extremely comfortable and luxurious. It was designed and made circa 1938 by master cabinetmaker and designer Frits Henningsen.

Literature
Bodil Busk Laursen, Søren Matz, Christian Holmsted Olesen, eds., catalogue of the exhibition, "Mesterværker – 100 års møbelsnedkeri", Kronborg, Helsingør, October 13-December 3, 2000, pp. 38-39, illustrated, and p. 136, illustrated.
    

Details

    Dimensions
    30.25 in. H x 93.25 in. W x 31.88 in. D
    77 cm H x 237 cm W x 81 cm D
  • Seat Height
    17.13 in. (43 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU105503367642
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