2016/​506 Illum Wikkelsø: A free-standing three-seater sofa with Brazilian rosewood legs, upholstered with black leather. Manufactured by Holger Christiansen. L. 230 cm.

Description

A free-standing three-seater sofa with pyramid shaped Brazilian rosewood legs, sides and loose cushions in seat, back and armrests upholstered with patinated black leather. Model V11. Manufactured by Holger Christiansen, Aarhus. 1960s. L. 230 cm.

Purchased by current owner's parents circa 1968

CITES-certificate valid for transport and re-sale within the European Union included.

Condition

Wear due to age and use. Marks and scratches. patinated leather with scratches, marks and crackles. Seat cushion with unoriginal foam rubber. Legs with veneer damages.

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. More information is available upon request.

Auction

Modern art and design, 14 April 2020

Category

Artist

Illum Wikkelsø (b. 1919, d. 1999)

Estimate

25,000–30,000 kr.

Price realised

Not sold