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Arne Jacobsen (b. Copenhagen 1902, d. s.p. 1971)

“The Egg Chair”. Easy chair with profiled aluminium star base. Sides and back upholstered with grey wool. Model 3316. Designed 1958. Manufactured and marked by Fritz Hansen, 1960s.

Stamped under the base FH Made in Denmark 520015.

Literature: Carsten Thau & Kjeld Vindum: “Arne Jacobsen”, 1998, “Ægget” described p. 144, 432, depicted p. 433, 438–439. 467, 471–472.

Noritsugu Oda, “Danish Chairs”, 1999, p. 60.

Condition

Wear due to age and use. Some marks and scratches. Shell with minor crookedness. Reupholstered.

Auction
Category
Estimate

12,000–15,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

15,000 kr.  

11 bids

When Bidder Bid
15,000 kr.
14,500 kr.
14,000 kr.
13,500 kr.
13,000 kr.
12,500 kr.
12,000 kr.
11,500 kr.
11,000 kr.
10,500 kr.
10,000 kr.