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Hans J. Wegner
'VALET' CHAIR, MODEL NO. JH540
branded JOHANNES HANSEN / COPENHAGEN / DENMARK
oak, teak, brass, leather
95 x 50 x 50 cm (37  3/8  x 19  3/4  x 19  3/4  in.)
designed 1953
executed by cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen, Copenhagen, Denmark
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Provenance

Bruun Rasmussen Copenhagen, 11 March, 2009, lot 551
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Grete Jalk, Dansk Møbelkunst gennem 40 aar, Volume 3: 1947-1956, Copenhagen, 1987, pp. 246-247
Noritsugu Oda, Danish Chairs, San Francisco, 1996, pp. 116-117
Christian Holmsted Olesen, WEGNER: just one good chair, exh. cat., Designmuseum Danmark, Copenhagen, 2014, pp. 6, 65-66, 128

Catalogue Note

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

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