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    A PAIR OF JACOBSEN LEATHER EGG CHAIRS AND OTTOMAN
    Designed by Arne Jacobsen (Danish, 1902-1971)
    Manufactured by Fritz Hansen, Copenhagen, Denmark, circa 1958
    Marks: FH, BY FRITZ HANSEN, MADE IN DENMARK, DANISH FURNITURE MAKERS CONTROL, 1163
    42 x 33-3/4 x 18-1/2 inches (106.7 x 85.7 x 47.0 cm)

    The pair of Egg chairs and ottoman raised on square, swivel pedestal base with four cast aluminum legs terminating in plastic sabots, upholstered in black leather.

    This organically shaped chair was originally designed by Arne Jacobsen for the lobby and reception areas of the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen in 1958.


    More information about Arne Jacobsen, also known as Jacobsen, Arne, Arne Jacobsen, ARNE JACOBSEN.

    Condition Report*: With wear to original leather upholstery commensurate with age, some cracking to the top of the ottoman and wear along the upper rim of the seamof the armchair. The filling has started to powder.  There are scuff marks to back.
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    13th Wednesday
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