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153 Lafayette Street, 6th Floor
New York City, NY 10013
United States

Pair of Neo-Antique chairs by Michael Gottlieb Birckner Bindesbøll

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  • Description
    Extraordinary and important pair of mid-19th century Danish chairs based on the ancient Roman prototypes, crafted in rosewood with original horsehair upholstery and tufting designed by influential architect and proponent of the Neo-Antique movement, Michael Gottlieb Birckner Bindesbøll (1800-1856) for the country residence Krathuset (1844, now demolished).

    This pair of chairs was de-accessioned from the State Art Museum, Copenhagen and still bear the Museum’s inventory labels. Others chairs from the set remain in the museum collection and have been included in various scholarly treatments of the Neo-Antique movement. The museum’s records indicate that they were purchased from a descendant of the Puggaard family, who were the orignal inhabitants of Krathuset. (cf.: Mirjam Gelfer-Jøgensen, Danish Neo-Antique Furniture, Copenhagen, 2004, pg. 141)

    32 in. (81 cm) H x 19 in. (48 cm) W x 16.5 in. (42 cm) D; 18 in. (46 cm) seat H
  • More Information
    Documentation: Ample Provenance
    Origin: Denmark
    Period: 19th Century
    Materials: Rosewood, Horsehair.
    Styles / Movements: Traditional
    Incollect Reference #: 333998
  • Dimensions
    W. 19 in; H. 32 in; D. 16.5 in;
    W. 48.26 cm; H. 81.28 cm; D. 41.91 cm;
    Seat H. 18 in;
    Seat H. 45.72 cm;
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