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Ole Wanscher: Small Brazilian rosewood chest of drawers. Front with 10 profiled drawers, cylindrical handles of patinated brass. Made by A.J. Iversen.

Description

Small Brazilian rosewood chest of drawers mounted on loose frame. Front with 10 profiled drawers, cylindrical handles of patinated brass. Designed 1959. This example made 1960s by cabinetmaker A.J. Iversen, with maker's paper label. H. 69.5 cm. W. 54 cm. D. 42 cm.

Similar model presented at The Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' Guild Exhibition at Designmuseum Danmark, 1959. Literature: Grete Jalk [ed.]: “40 Years of Danish Furniture Design”, vol. 4, pp. 92–93.

Condition

Condition report on request. Please contact: design@bruun-rasmussen.dk

Items that are made of Brazilian rosewood or contain parts of it, require a CITES export permit in order to be exported from Denmark to a country outside The European Union. Buyers residing outside the European Union are required to obtain this permit.

Auction

Design, 3 December 2019

Category

Modern furniture

Artist

Ole Wanscher (b. Frederiksberg 1903, d. Charlottenlund 1985)

Estimate

50,000–75,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

45,000 kr.