2022/​540 Hans J. Wegner: “China-Chair”. A pair of cherry wood armchairs, loose seat cushions with reddish leather. Fritz Hansen. (2)

Description

“China-Chair”. A pair of cherry wood armchairs, loose seat cushions with reddish leather. Model 4283. Manufactured by Fritz Hansen, supplied by Johannes Hansen. (2)

“The China-Chair” was presented at the exhibition “Kunsthåndværk & Kunstindustri”, at Designmuseum Danmark, 27th April - 9th May 1944.

Literature: “Nyt Tidsskrift for Kunstindustri”, no. 6, June 1944, p. 90.

Noritsugu Oda, “Danish Chairs”, 1999. p. 104–105.

Condition

Minor wear due to age and use. Some scratches, marks and nicks.

Auction

Category

Artist

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

Estimate

15,000–20,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

23,000 kr.

21 bids

When Bidder Bid
812433 23,000 kr.
880787 (Auto bid) 22,000 kr.
812433 22,000 kr.
880787 (Auto bid) 21,000 kr.
812433 20,000 kr.
880787 19,500 kr.
848965 (Auto bid) 19,000 kr.
880787 18,500 kr.
848965 (Auto bid) 17,500 kr.
1032589 17,500 kr.
848965 (Auto bid) 17,000 kr.
1032589 16,500 kr.
848965 (Auto bid) 16,000 kr.
1032589 15,500 kr.
848965 (Auto bid) 15,000 kr.
1032589 14,500 kr.
848965 (Auto bid) 14,000 kr.
1032589 13,500 kr.
848965 13,000 kr.
1032589 12,500 kr.
802930 12,000 kr.