15 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 12,500
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
KAARE KLINT (1888-1954)
A Set of Six Horsehair Upholstered Mahogany Dining Chairs, designed circa 1929
each: 33¾ in. (85.7 cm.) high (6)
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cf. N. Oda, Danish Chairs, San Francisco, 1999, p. 22 for another example of this model.
A chair of this design was exhibited at the International Exhibition in Barcelona, 1929.
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