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HANS WEGNER (1914-2007)
HANS WEGNER (1914-2007)
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HANS WEGNER (1914-2007)

'EASY' CHAIR, MODEL NO. JH521, CIRCA 1953

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HANS WEGNER (1914-2007)
'Easy' chair, model no. JH521, circa 1953
executed by cabinetmaker Johannes Hansen, Copenhagen, Denmark
oak, leather, Loro Piana cashmere upholstery
39 x 34 ½ x 25 in. (90.9 x 87.5 x 64.3 cm)
Provenance
Private Collection, North Carolina
Christie's New York, Design Masterworks, 17 December 2015, lot 18
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Literature
N. Oda, Danish Chairs, San Francisco, 1999, pp. 104, 106
G. Jalk, ed., 40 Years of Danish Furniture Design 1947-1956, Copenhagen, 1987, pp. 244-245 for the model in the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' Guild Exhibition of 1953
C.H. Olesen, Wegner: Just One Good Chair, exh. cat., Designmuseum, Copenhagen, 2014, p. 107

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