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  • Lady's writing desk in mahogany designed by Ole Wanscher and executed by Fritz Hansen
    Lady's writing desk in mahogany designed by Ole Wanscher and executed by Fritz Hansen

    Lady’s writing desk in Cuban mahogany

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    Lady's writing desk in Cuban mahogany by Ole Wanscher

    This smaller writing desk was designed ca. 1950 by Danish architect Ole Wanscher (1903-1985). The frame is of Cuban mahogany and it has profiled tapered legs. There are two drawers on the front, with the inside made of maple. The handles and fittings are of brass. It was executed by Fritz Hansen, Denmark. The model number is 1784. One original brass key is included. One drawer stamped by maker FH (Fritz Hansen) and no. 2430. The desk is mentioned and pictured on page 30 of Fritz Hansens Eftf. Catalog No. 5101 from 1951. See black and white photo.

    H. 74 cm. (29,1")

    L. 132 cm. (52")

    W. 70 cm. (27,6")

     
  • Unique armchair with red Niger leather by Hans J. Wegner
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    Unique armchair with red Niger leather

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    Unique armchair with red Niger leather by Hans J. Wegner

    This unique armchair was designed and executed in 1948 by Danish architect Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007) and master cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen (1886-1961). It has a cherry wood frame and is upholstered with red Niger leather. Provenance: Architect Tang Ørnebjerg. The chair was made by special order for his apartment in Frederiksberg. It was purchased in 1948 directly from Johannes Hansen in Bredgade, Copenhagen. A sketch drawing of the chair plus the original receipt with Mr. Wegner’s own signature included. H. 83 cm (32,7") D. 50 cm. (19,7") Seating H. 39 cm. (15,4") W. 67,5 cm. (26,6")
  • Unique cheery wood and teak writing desk by Hans J. Wegner
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    Unique cheery wood and teak writing desk

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    Unique cheery wood and teak writing desk by Hans J. Wegner

    This unique writing desk was designed and executed in 1948 by Danish architect Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007) and master cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen (1886-1961).

    It has a cherry wood frame with feet of solid teak. The two drawers have brass handles. An original handcrafted brass key is included

    Provenance: Architect Tang Ørnebjerg. The writing desk was made by special order for his apartment in Frederiksberg. It was purchased in 1948 directly from Johannes Hansen in Bredgade, Copenhagen. A sketch drawing of the writing desk plus original receipt with Mr. Wegner’s own signature included. H. 74 cm. (29,1") L. 131 cm. (51,6") W. 66 cm. (26")
  • Unique cherry and rosewood side table by Hans J. Wegner
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    Unique cherry and rosewood side table

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    Unique cherry and rosewood side table by Hans J. Wegner

    This unique side table was designed and executed in 1948 by Danish architect Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007) and master cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen (1886-1961).

    It has a cherry wood frame. There are three drawers on the front and a shelf below. The feet are of solid rosewood.

    Provenance:  Architect Tang Ørnebjerg. The side table was made by special order for his apartment in Frederiksberg. It was purchased in 1948 directly from Johannes Hansen in Bredgade, Copenhagen. A sketch drawing of the side table plus original receipt with Mr. Wegner’s own signature included. H. 67 cm. (26,4") L. 65 cm. (25,6") W. 45 cm. (17,7")
  • Unique desk chair with red Niger leather
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    Unique desk chair with red Niger leather

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    Unique desk chair with red Niger leather by Hans J. Wegner

    This unique desk chair was designed and executed in 1948 by Danish architect Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007) and master cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen (1886-1961).

    The chair has a cherry wood frame and red Niger leather upholstery.

    Provenance: Architect Tang Ørnebjerg. This desk chair was made by special order for his apartment in Frederiksberg. It was purchased in 1948 directly from Johannes Hansen in Bredgade, Copenhagen. A sketch drawing of the desk chair plus original receipt with Mr. Wegner’s own signature included. H. 84 cm. (33") W. 62,5 cm. (24,6") D. 45 cm. (17,7") Seating H. 43,5 cm. (17,1)
  • Black and yellow uranium glazed spherical table lamp by Kähler
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    Black and yellow uranium glazed spherical table lamp

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    Black and yellow uranium glazed spherical table lamp by Kähler

    This spherical earthenware table lamp was executed by Herman A. Kähler, Denmark, ca. in the 1930s. It is decorated with black and yellow uranium glaze. The lamp has the ‘HAK’ monogram incised. Provenance: It has been part of a large and important Danish private collection of Kähler pottery acquired over the past 40 years.
  • Black and yellow monumental and rare earthenware floor lamp by Svend Hammershøi
    Black and yellow monumental and rare earthenware floor lamp by Svend Hammershøi

    Monumental and rare earthenware floor lamp

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    Monumental and rare earthenware floor lamp by Svend Hammershøi

    This monumental and rare earthenware floor lamp by Svend Hammershøi (1873-1948) is modelled with a long neck and two small handles. It is decorated with yellow and black uranium glaze and has brass fitting. The lamp is signed HAK. Denmark on the bottom. Executed by Herman A. Kähler, Denmark, ca. in the 1930s. Provenance: It has been part of a large and important Danish private collection of Kähler pottery acquired over the past 40 years. The height is adjustable. Max H. 190 cm. (74,8") Min H. 120 cm (47,3") H. with shade +5 cm. (2") Diameter 31 cm. (12,2")
  • Highback rocking chair in ash with canvas seat by Kaare Klint
    Kaare Klint Rocking Chair Side3

    SOLD – Highback rocking chair in ash with canvas seat

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    SOLD - Highback rocking chair in ash with canvas seat by Kaare Klint

    This highback rocking chair designed by Kaare Klint (1888-1954) has a frame of ash wood and a braided beige canvas seat. The chair was designed in 1942 and executed by Rud. Rasmusen, Denmark. ca. 1948. The model number is 6356. Seating height. 40 cm. (15,75") Provenance:  Architect Ornebjerg. Purchased 1948 for his apartment in Frederiksberg.
  • Unique dining table in oak by Poul Kjærholm
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    Unique dining table in oak

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    Unique dining table in oak by Poul Kjærholm

    This unique dining table in oak was both designed and executed by Poul Kjærholm (1929-1980) in 1949. The table top has rounded edges and is on round legs. There are two extra leaves included. This is one of the earliest pieces by Poul Kjærholm and one of the very few pieces he both designed and executed himself. .

    In 1949, after having completed his training to become a cabinetmaker at Th. Grønbech, Poul Kjærholm was employed by master cabinetmaker Uhrskov in Hjørring, Denmark. And it was there he in March of that year was asked to design and manufacture a wedding gift for Uhrskov’s sister-in-law. The gift became the above mentioned dining table and a cabinet.

    Provenance: By descent in the family of cabinetmaker Uhrskov. Original sketch signed by Poul Kjærholm in March 1949, comes with the table

    H. 72,5 cm.

    L. 130/190 cm.

    W. 85 cm.