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")
Hans J. Wegner, Tables
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")
Poul Hundevad, Tables
Rare teak sewing chest with rosewood details by Poul HundevadThis rare sewing chest of teak with rosewood details and brass fittings has legs of oak. It is model number 15 and was designed ca. in the 1950. The chest was executed by Poul Hundevad (1917-2011). Literature: Dansk Kunsthåndværk årg. 1952 no. 12. H. 63 cm. (24,8") L. 64 cm. (25,2") W. 41 cm. (16,1")
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")
Illums Bolighus, Tables
Foldable games table of rosewood for Illums BolighusThis elegant games table of rosewood folds to half/double size. It has a tabletop with decorative blue toned tiles in the corners and brass fittings. The table was executed ca. in the 1950-1960s. for luxury department store Illums Bolighus in Copenhagen, Denmark. It has the tag of ILLUMS BOLIGHUS KØBENHAVN on the back. H. 74 cm. (29,2") L. 42/84 cm. (16,5"/33") W. 85 cm. (33,5")
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")
Helge Vestergaard Jensen, Tables
Teak nesting tables with rosewood details by Helge Vestergaard JensenThese teak nesting tables with rosewood details was designed by Helge Vestergaard Jensen (1917-1987). The legs and frame is teak with visible mortise and tenon joints of rosewood at the corners of the table tops. The top is covered with black formica. The model number is 705 was designed in 1961 and executed by Jason Møbler, Ringsted, Denmark. Literature: Mobilia 1961 Largest table: W. 38 cm. (15") L. 54 cm. (21,3") H. 46 cm. (18,1")
Ole Wanscher, Seating
Set of six rosewood dining chairs by Ole WanscherThis set of six dining chairs designed by Ole Wanscher (1903-1985) is executed in rosewood. These chairs have seats upholstered with black horsehair and details of black leather. They were designed in 1942. The chairs were manufactured and labeled by Slagelse Møbelværk for Danish luxury department store Illum’s Bolighus. H. 75 cm. W. 45 cm. D. 45 cm. Literature: Illums Bolighus, catalogue circa 1960.
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.