Lot: 397

Hans J. Wegner
Two 'PP 503' armchairs

Hans J. Wegner Hansen, Johannes, Kopenhagen

H. 76 x 62.5 x 51 cm. Made by PP Mobler, Copenhagen. Walnut, black leather. Marked: Maker's label.

John F. Kennedy sat in such a chair during the famous TV debate with Richard Nixon on CBS 1961.

Award: 2,900 €

155B - International Design
03. March 2021 at 3:00 PM

Literature:

Holmsted Olesen, Hans Wegner just one good chair, Ostfildern 2014, p. 52, p. 133ff.; Oda, Danish Chairs, San Francisco 1999, p. 108.