Rare 'Easy' armchair

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  • Provenance

    Private collection, Copenhagen

  • Literature

    Grete Jalk, ed., Dansk Møbelkunst gennem 40 aar, Volume 1: 1927-1936, Copenhagen, 1987, p. 245
    Noritsugu Oda, Danish Chairs, San Francisco, 1996, p. 46
    Bodil Busk Laursen, Søren Matz and Christian Holmsted Olesen, eds., Mesterværker: 100 års dansk møbelsnedkeri, English summary, Copenhagen, 2000, p. 3

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present model was exhibited at the 'Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild', Industriforeningen, Copenhagen, 18 September-4 October 1936, stand 4.

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Rare 'Easy' armchair

circa 1936
Cuban mahogany, mahogany-veneered wood, Niger leather.
92.3 x 67.1 x 70.5 cm (36 3/8 x 26 3/8 x 27 3/4 in.)
Executed by master cabinetmaker Frits Henningsen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Estimate
£15,000 - 20,000 

sold for £26,250

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Madalena Horta e Costa
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Nordic Masters

London Auction 21 September 2016