Snake chair | Dorotheum

Dorotheum-Snake chair

Estimated value: 4500-5500 EUR

Reached Price : 4500 EUR

Auction:
Design

Sales date: 2003-05-06

Location:
Vienna, Austria

Lot number: 98

Design

Poul Henningsen
Launched in 1931
Manufacturer PH Stalmobler/Denmark

Architonic id

4101709

A rare Snake chair, designed by Poul Henningsen for PH Stalmobler/Denmark in 1931, chromium plated tubular steel, the laminated wood seat and back covered with original imitation leather, a repair (welded seam) to the base, height 81 cm, width 37 cm, depth 40 cm, height of seat 47 cm.
Original condition. A rare concept chair made of a single piece of tubular steal.
Literature: Dansk Design 1910/1945, Danske Kunstindustriemuseum, Copenhagen 1997, pages 15 and 17.