Poul Kjærholm, Lounge Chair, Model No. PK0
Lounge Chair, Model No. PK0
designed 1952, executed 1997
number 483 from an edition of 600
produced by Fritz Hansen, Denmark
lacquered beech plywood
with manufacturer's label impressed PK0 POUL KJAERHOLM/Fritz Hansen/1872-1997/MADE IN DENMARK and numbered 483
26 3/4 x 25 3/4 x 25 in. (67.9 x 65.4 x 63.5 cm)
Overall in excellent condition. The lacquered plywood presents with very faint scattered scratches, scuffing and abrasions, particularly concentrated to the edges and legs as consistent with age and gentle use. A sleek and dynamic piece of Scandinavian design.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.
Charlotte and Peter Fiell, 1000 Chairs, Cologne, 1997, p. 299
Christoffer Harlang, Keld Helmer-Petersen and Krestine Kjærholm, eds., Poul Kjærholm, Copenhagen, 2001, pp. 11 (for a drawing of the model), 13 and 173
Michael Sheridan, Poul Kjærholm: Furniture Architect, exh. cat., Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark, 2006, pp. 13, 20 (for a drawing of the model), 38-39, 59-61, 63 (for a drawing of the model)
Michael Sheridan, The Furniture of Poul Kjærholm: Catalogue Raisonné, New York, 2007, pp. 36-39