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Hans J Wegner Papa Bear Chair in Original Charcoal Gray Wool Upholstery

Documentation Signed
Documentation Notes Signed with Danish control tag and partial AP Stolen ink stamp.
Origin Denmark
Period 1950-1979
Materials wood, upholstery
W. 31 in; H. 38.5 in; D. 36 in;
W. 78.74 cm; H. 97.79 cm; D. 91.44 cm;
Seat H. 15 in; Arm H. 22 in;
Seat H. 38.1 cm; Arm H. 55.88 cm;
Condition Good. Structurally sound. New seat foam. Original fabric has been cleaned with expected age related wear, primarily to welting. Minor wear to legs.
Creation Date circa 1959
Description A Papa Bear chair, designed by Hans Wegner for AP Stolen in 1951. This example dates to circa 1959 and retains its original charcoal wool upholstery with one of the original extra backrest buttons still sewn behind the seat. Fabric has been expertly tailored and cleaned, seat cushion has brand new foam, and all wood has been recently teak oiled. A fine example, particularly for the purist collector. Signed with Danish control tag and partial AP Stolen ink stamp.
Styles / Movements Mid Century, Modern, Scandinavian Modern
Incollect Reference Number 227490
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