2003/​884 Kaare Klint: Desk of Cuban mahogany. Front with 11 drawers and brass handles. Front and back with three extension plates.

Description

Unique desk of Cuban mahogany. Front with 11 drawers and brass handles. Front and back with three pull out leaves. Model 4217. Designed 1930. Made by Rud. Rasmussen Cabinetmaker's for Ny Carlsbergfondet. H. 76,5 cm. L. 170 cm. D. 100,5 cm.

Made on request for Ny CarlsbergFondet.

Condition

Normal patina due to age and use, including scratches, marks and minor notches. Extension leave with blutch.

Auction

Modern art and design, 14 January 2020

Category

Artist

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

Estimate

15,000–20,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

34,000 kr.

17 bids

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34,000 kr.
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