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DANISH AESTHETICS THROUGH ASIAN EYES: PRIVATE JAPANESE COLLECTION

Finn Juhl
RARE PAIR OF ADJUSTABLE ARMCHAIRS AND OTTOMAN
Estimate
300,000500,000
LOT SOLD. 750,000 HKD
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DANISH AESTHETICS THROUGH ASIAN EYES: PRIVATE JAPANESE COLLECTION

Finn Juhl
RARE PAIR OF ADJUSTABLE ARMCHAIRS AND OTTOMAN
Estimate
300,000500,000
LOT SOLD. 750,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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Finn Juhl
1912 - 1989
RARE PAIR OF ADJUSTABLE ARMCHAIRS AND OTTOMAN
each chair branded CABINETMAKER NIELS VODDER/COPENHAGEN DENMARK/DESIGN FINN JUHL
teak, cane, leather, brass, fabric
chairs (each): 78 by 76 by 68 cm; 30 3/4  by 30 by 26 3/4  in.
ottoman: 36 by 52 by 54 cm; 14 1/8  by 20 1/2  by 21 1/4  in.
Executed circa 1955 by cabinetmaker Niels Vodder, Copenhagen, Denmark.
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Provenance

Private Collection, Japan

Exhibited

Copenhagen, Kunstindustrimuseet, Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' Guild, 30 September - 16 October 1955, stand 7

Literature

Dansk Møbelkunst gennem 40 aar, vol. 3: 1947-1956, Grete Jalk ed., Teknologisk Instituts Forlag, Copenhagen, 1987, p. 355
Danish Chairs
, Noritsugu Oda ed., Chronicle Books, Tokyo, 1996, p. 100
Scandinavian Design, Charlotte Fiell and Peter Fiell ed., TASCHEN, Cologne, 2002, p. 332 for a watercolour
Danish Furniture Design in the 20th Century: vol. 2, Arne Karlsen ed., Christian Eljers Forlag, Copenhagen, 2007, p.114

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