Jacob Kjær, Tables
Brazilian rosewood coffee table by Jacob KjærThis astonishing profiled Brazilian rosewood coffee/side table with underlying shelf by Danish master cabinetmaker Jacob Kjær (1896-1957) was designed ca. 1935. It was executed by master cabinetmaker Jacob Kjær, Denmark, approx. 1930-1940s.
H. 58 cm. (22,8")
L. 95 cm. (37,4")
W. 60,5 cm. (23,8")
Frits Henningsen, Tables
Rosewood coffee table with brass details by Frits HenningsenThis coffee table of Brazilian rosewood was designed and executed by cabinetmaker Frits Henningsen (1889-1965). It has a profiled edge and an apron. And there are two drawers on each side with brass handles. The legs are fitted with brass shoes. Two examples available. H. 52 cm (20,5") L. 130 (51") W. 64 cm. (25")
William Watting, Tables
Three legged side table in Brazilian rosewood by William WattingThis three legged side table in Brazilian Rosewood has three stretchers below joining at the center. The table was made ca. in the 1940s by William Watting. Watting was an American architect, who had a fine furniture store in Copenhagen, Denmark in the 1940s, 50s and 60s. He designed end executed pieces himself as well as sold other high quality modern furniture. Literature: Advertised in "Nyt tidsskrift for kunstindustri", 1947. H. 54 cm. (21,2”)
Helge Vestergaard Jensen, Tables
Coffee table in teak and Brazilian rosewood by Helge Vestergaard JensenThis coffee table in teak designed by Helge Vestergaard Jensen (1917-1987) has visible mortise and tenon joints at the corners of the table top in Brazilian rosewood. He designed the table in 196o. And it was executed by Jason Møbler, Ringsted, Denmark. The model number is 702, and is one of the first pieces Mr. Vestergaard Jensen designed for Jason. Metal plaque (Jason Ringsted – Danish Applied Art) and model number. Literature: Mobilia 1960 W. 150 cm. (59") D. 58 cm. (23") H. 49 cm. (19,5")
Sold products, Børge Mogensen
SOLD - Rare wing back chair in Niger leather by Børge MogensenThis rare and large wingback armchair was designed by Børge Mogensen (1914-1972) in 1944 and executed the same year by master cabinetmaker Jacob Kjær, Copenhagen, Denmark. The frame is of Brazilian rosewood and it is upholstered with Niger leather. The present model executed in Brazilian rosewood is extremely rare. The very few existing examples of this model are executed respectively in beech, mahogany and rosewood, making this present model in the fine Brazilian rosewood and Niger leather extraordinaire.
Exhibited: The present model was exhibited at the ‘Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild’, Kunstindustrimuseet, Copenhagen, 1944, stand 25 and again at the ‘Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild’, Kunstindustrimuseet, Copenhagen, 1947, stand 25.
Literature: Dansk møbelkunst gennem 40 aar: Københavns Snedkerlaugs møbeludstillinger 1927-1966/ Jalk, Grethe - Tåstrup, 1987, Vol. 2, p. 233 and Vol. 3 p. 23.