Offered by: Mary Kay's Furniture
10534 York Road, Suite 3 Cockeysville, MD 21030 , United States Call Seller 410.852.4896


Norwegian Modern Hans Brattrud “Scandia” Rosewood Dining Chairs

$ 14,800
  • Description
    A rare set of six stunning Mid Century, Modern, stackable, high back, rosewood, senior, dining chairs part of the “Scandia” series, designed by Hans Brattrud for Hove Mobler, Norway, circa 1957. One of the most unique designs to come from the Mid Century Scandinavian era in 1967 which is seldom available to the public. A beautiful example of fine Scandinavian Modern craftsmanship features modern styling with a distinct, beautiful, design. Perfected in bent rosewood, curved, slats that form the back and seat of the chair. The curved back provides lumbar support making these as comfortable as they are beautiful. The chairs sit on a chrome base that forms a hairpin frame of bent metal. The lines and attention to detail are exquisite. Classic mid-century modern styling with sturdy, solid construction. The “Scandia” stackable chair received the Award for Design Council. and was awarded a gold medal at the International arts and crafts fair in Munich. This set of six is the rare “Senior” version which showcases a flawless desirable design offering maximum comfort with the high back. Most of the “Scandia” chairs were produced under the moniker “junior” version with the low-back.
    Condition Report: In very good vintage condition. All joints are sturdy and tight, original warm rosewood finish in good condition.

    Creator: Hans Brattrud
    Manufacturer: Hove Mobler
    In the Style Of: Scandinavian Modern
    Place of Origin: Norway
    Date of Manufacture: 1957
    Period: 1950 – 1959
    Material and Technique: Rosewood, steel
    Condition: Good
    Wear: Consistent with age and use
    Measurements: 37.8″ tall x 19.69″ wide x 20.48″ deep
  • More Information
    Documentation: Makers Label/Invoice
    Notes: Creator: Hans Brattrud
    Manufacturer: Hove Mobler
    Origin: Norway
    Period: 1950-1979
    Materials: Rosewood, steel
    Condition: Good. In very good vintage condition. All joints are sturdy and tight, original warm rosewood finish in good condition.
    Creation Date: circa 1957
    Number of Pieces: 6-7
    Styles / Movements: Modern, Mid Century, Scandinavian Modern
    Incollect Reference #: 626303
  • Dimensions
    W. 19.69 in; H. 37.8 in; D. 20.48 in;
    W. 50.01 cm; H. 96.01 cm; D. 52.02 cm;
Message from Seller:

Mary Kay’s Furniture is owned and operated by Mary Kay located at 930 N Kresson Street Baltimore, Maryland 21205. Our goal is to offer affordable yet elegant and unique furnishings of the highest quality, making every effort to accurately describe and photograph any and all items to the best of our ability. (410) 852-4896 Email:

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