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Hans J. Wegner: “Papa Bear Chair”. Easy chair with legs and “nails” of oak. Upholstered with grey wool fabric. Manufactured by AP Stolen.

Description

“Papa Bear Chair”. Easy chair with legs and “nails” of oak. Seat, armrests, back fitted with buttons and seat cushion upholstered with grey wool fabric. Model AP 19. Designed 1951. Manufactured by AP Stolen.

Model presented at the exhibition “Tidens Møbler” in Forum 1952.

Literature: Dansk Kunsthåndværk, no. 4, April 1952, p. 62 and no. 6, Juni 1952, on advertisment pages. Literature: Johan Møller Nielsen, “Wegner en dansk Møbelkunstner”, 1965, p. 70.

This item is part of our exhibition at ”Design Classic Düsseldorf” December 1st. thus will not be in our regular showroom in Havnen November 29th-December 2nd.

Condition

Good condition with minimal patina. Recently professionally reupholstered. Legs and nails with few minor scratches and marks.

Auction

Modern art and design, 3 December 2019

Category

Modern furniture

Artist

Hans J. Wegner (b. Tønder 1914, d. Gentofte 2007)

Estimate

50,000–60,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

44,000 kr.

3 bids

When Bidder Bid
824047 44,000 kr.
1019112 42,000 kr.
914456 40,000 kr.