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Helge Vestergaard Jensen: Rectangular Brazilian rosewood dining table, top with extension and four extra leaves.

Description

Rectangular Brazilian rosewood dining table, top with extension and four extra leaves. Rail integrated with sculpturally shaped fork legs. Designed 1959. This example made 1960s by cabinetmaker Peder Pedersen. H. 72 cm. W. 104 cm. L. 170/402 cm.

Model presented at The Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' Guild Exhibition at Designmuseum Danmark, 1959. Literature: Grete Jalk [ed.]: “40 Years of Danish Furniture Design”, vol. 4, ill. pp. 96–97: “It is rare to find pieces which are so obviosly the results of close co-operation between designer and cabinetmaker....”.

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Condition

Condition report on request. Please contact: design@bruun-rasmussen.dk

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.

Auction

Design, 3 December 2019

Category

Modern furniture

Artist

Helge Vestergaard Jensen (b. Herning 1917, d. Copenhagen 1987)

Estimate

50,000–60,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

95,000 kr.