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    Sale 5040

    Modernism from a California Collection

    18 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 56

    ARNE JACOBSEN

    SCARCE GIRAFFE CHAIR

    Price Realised  

    ARNE JACOBSEN
    SCARCE GIRAFFE CHAIR
    designed 1957, manufactured for Fritz Hansen specifically for use in the SAS Royal Hotel, Copenhagen, laminated beech, ash and upholstery
    40½ in. (103 cm.) height


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    Modernist Paradise: Niemeyer House Boyd Collection, Ngo (ed.), New York, 2007, p. 119 (illustrated)

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    Provenance

    Torsten Brohan Collection, Sotheby's London, 8 March 2005, lot 237