Armchair A 34 | Dorotheum

Dorotheum-Armchair A 34

Estimated value: 1600-2000 EUR

Reached Price : 1500 EUR

Auction:
Design

Sales date: 2002-12-11

Location:
Vienna, Austria

Lot number: 131

Design

Alvar Aalto
Launched in 1932
Manufacturer Wohnbedarf AG/Zurich

Architonic id

4102101

An armchair A 34, designed by Alvar Aalto, 1932, marketed by the Wohnbedarf AG/Zurich, 1930s, moulded beechwood, varnished, the seat and backrest upholstered, covered with original fabric, numbered 440 and 506, height 66 cm, width 60 cm, depth 75 cm, height of seat 40 cm.
The Wohnbedarf AG offered laminated wood furniture by Aalto from 1934 onwards.
Excellent original condition.
Lit. Compare: Über Möbel. Ein Streifzug durch das Archiv der Embru-Werke 1928–1943, reprint 2001, p. 37.