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Kaare Klint: “The Red Chair”. A set of six chairs with patinated oak frame. Seat and back upholstered with redish brown patinated leather. (6)

Description

“The Red Chair”. A set of six chairs with profiled patinated oak frame. Seat and back upholstered with redish brown patinated leather. Model 39490. Designed 1927. These examples made 1950s by Rud. Rasmussen Cabinetmakers, with maker's paper label. (6)

Rud. Rasmussen label no. 28218.

Literature: Gorm Harkær, Klintiana: “Kaare Klint”, vol. 2, ill. and mentioned pp. 82–84.

Condition

Good patinated condition. Some scratches and marks. Few minor defects on edgings.

Auction

Modern art and design, 19 November 2019

Category

Modern furniture

Artist

Kaare Klint (b. Frederiksberg 1888, d. Copenhagen 1954)

Estimate

25,000–30,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

40,000 kr.

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