Arne Jacobsen - HEATWAVE: Online Auction London Wednesday, July 17, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Description

    Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.

  • Provenance

    SAS Royal Hotel, Copenhagen
    Simon Alderson, London
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1995

  • Literature

    Poul Erik Tojner and Kjeld Vindum, Arne Jacobsen, Architekt & Designer, Copenhagen, 1995, p. 84 (another example illustrated)
    Noritsugu Oda, Danish Chairs, San Francisco, 1999 p. 61(another example illustrated)
    Carsten Thau and Kjeld Vindum, Jacobsen, Copenhagen, 2001, pp. 436, 439 and 441
    Charlotte and Peter Fiell, Scandinavian Design, Cologne, 2002 pp. 298-299 (another example illustrated)
    Dansk Møbelkunst, Arne Jacobsen, Copenhagen, 2002 pp. 62-63 (another example illustrated)
    How to be Modern: Arne Jacobsen in the 21st Century., exh. cat., Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 2002, p. 18 (another example illustrated)
    Michael A. Sheridan, Room 606: The SAS House and the Work of Arne Jacobsen, London, 2003 pp. 202, 206 and 214 (another example illustrated)
    Christopher Mount, Arne Jacobsen, San Francisco, 2004, pp. 59, 64, 65 and 68 (another example illustrated)
    Arne Karlsen, Danish Furniture Design in the 20th Century, vol. 2, Copenhagen, 2007p. 136 (another example illustrated)

Property from the Private Collection of Terry Ellis and Keiko Kitamura, London


'Drop' chair, designed for the SAS Royal Hotel, Copenhagen

chromium-plated metal, wool upholstery
85.3 x 44.5 x 53 cm (33 5/8 x 17 1/2 x 20 7/8 in.)
Designed circa 1958 and manufactured by Fritz Hansen, Denmark.

£2,000 - 3,000 

Sold for £2,125

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