A Hans Jørgensen Wegner Papa Bear chair and ottoman, for A.P. Stolen

Designed 1951-1953, model AP19; Denmark
The Danish mid-century modern chair upholstered in original green tweed, the wide wingback chair issuing dual triangular arms terminating in teak armrests above a rectangular seat with drop-in cushion, raised on tapering circular teak legs, together with a matching dual-handled ottoman, 2 pieces
Chair: 39" H × 36" W × 37" D; Ottoman: 16.5" H x 27.75" W x 16.5" D

  • Provenance: Sale: Anton Dam Moderne Danske Mobler, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 10, 1959
    Acquired from the above by present owner
  • Notes: This lot is accompanied by a receipt of sale from Anton Dam Moderne Danske Mobler, Copenhagen, dated October 10, 1959.
  • Condition: Each overall good condition with scattered scuffs, scratches, nicks, shrinkage cracks, indentations, and separation at joints commensurate with age. Heavier wear and scratching to legs, rubbed wear with fading to the teak armrests. Original tweed upholstery with minimal signs of soiling and minor spots of staining. With possible updates to dust cover on underside of chair.

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