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Frits Henningsen

Sofa

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 USD

Frits Henningsen

Frits Henningsen

Sofa

Sofa

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 USD

Lot sold:

8,190

USD

Frits Henningsen

1889-1965

Sofa



circa 1930

mahogany, firleather upholstery

numbered 1832

29 ⅛ x 78 ½ x 29 ¾ in. (74.1 x 1999.3 x 75.5 cm)

Overall in very good condition. The wooden surfaces present with scattered light surface scratches throughout as well as minor indentations concentrated to the upper frame and side edges, which are consistent with age and use and not visually distracting. The backrest with one faint white paint mark measuring approximately 1/2 inch and not visually distracting. The leather upholstery was likely replaced at some point in the history of the piece and presents with a warm and variegated golden color when seen in person and with some expected signs of age. The leather with very light creasing throughout, some discolorations, minor surface scratches and abrasions, consistent with age and use.


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.

Private Collection, Copenhagen
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Bodil Busk Laursen, Mestervaerker: 100 Aars Dansk Mobelsnedkeri, Copenhagen, 2000, p. 39 (for a related model)