Hans J. Wegner - Nordic Design: Online Auction London Friday, September 11, 2020 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Grete Jalk, ed., Dansk Møbelkunst gennem 40 aar, Volume 3: 1947-1956, Copenhagen, 1987, p. 247
    Christian Holmsted Olesen, Wegner: just one good chair, exh. cat., Design Museum Denmark, Copenhagen, 2014, p. 66

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present model was first exhibited at the ‘Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild’, Kunstindustrimuseet, Copenhagen, 25 September-11 October 1953, stand 2.

    Phillips wishes to thank Lasse Hyldgaard Andersen for his assistance cataloguing the present lot.


Extendable dining table, model no. JH570

designed 1951
Teak-veneered wood, teak, mahogany-veneered wood, oak, brass, chromium-plated steel.
73.6 x 299.3 x 106 cm (28 7/8 x 117 7/8 x 41 3/4 in.) fully extended
Executed by master cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen, Copenhagen, Denmark. Underside impressed JOHANNES HANSEN/COPENHAGEN/DENMARK and with manufacturer's stamp.

£4,000 - 6,000 

Sold for £10,625

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Nordic Design: Online Auction

Online Auction 11 - 17 September 2020