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Early Aluminum Chair by General Fireproofing
By General Fireproofing Company
Located in Mexico City, CDMX
We offer an early original aluminum armchair. Made of cast and formed aluminum with a slatted undulating back and thin leather pad on the top of the backrest with original label.
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American Industrial Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Aluminum

Northern European Metal Tubing, Wooden Back and Leather Seat Chair, 1940s
Northern European metal tubing, wooden back and leather seat chair, 1940s Chair in curved metal tubing, coming from northern Europe, with curved wooden back and leather seat. Datin...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Metal

Danish 1940s Viggo Boesen Style Lounge Chair Upholstered in Cream Shearling
By Viggo Boesen
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Incredibly comfortable lounge chair produced in Denmark in the 1940s. Refurbished in 2019 and reupholstered in high quality cream shearling.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

Mart Stam 'A2-1' Chairs in Oak and Straw, 1947
By Mart Stam
Located in Antwerp, BE
Dutch modernism, A2-1 dining chairs, Netherlands 1947 Rare and early modernist dining chairs in oak with cord seating and back. Fits well in a rustic modern, wabi sabi inspired n...
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Dutch Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Cord, Straw, Oak

Six Chairs by Joaquim Tenreiro
By Joaquim Tenreiro
Located in Milan, IT
Six chairs by Joaquim Tenreiro, Brazil, 1948. Manufactured by Langenbach & Tenreiro Ltda. Example provided with manufacturer’s label. Wood, straw. 49 x 54 x H 103 cm. 19.2 x 21.2 x ...
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Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Straw, Wood

Pair of Bamboo & Rattan Chairs by Josef Frank
By Josef Frank
Located in London, Greater London
A pair of Bamboo & Rattan Chairs designed in 1947 by Josef Frank in Sweden. The Austrian born architect is considered to be one of the most important figures in Swedish design. Fra...
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Swedish Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Cane

Hans J. Wegner JH-550 Peacock Chair for Johannes Hansen
By Hans J. Wegner, Johannes Hansen
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Iconic ‘Peacock’ chair model JH-550 designed by architect and designer Hans J. Wegner in 1947 and produced by cabinet maker Johannes Hansen in Denmark. Inspired by a traditional Engl...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Rush, Wood, Ash, Oak

Teak Tree Root Studio Club Chair
Custom teak tree root hand crafted club chair. This chair is more like throne. Chair measures 37" wide, 29" deep and 37" high. Seat height is 17.5".
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American Adirondack Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Wood

Pair of French Iron Chairs Attributed to Jean-Charles Moreux
Stunning pair of vintage French wrought iron side chairs attributed to Jean-Charles Moreux. These fabulous hand forged wrought iron chairs have just a touch of gilt and have been new...
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Wrought Iron

Italian Carlo Bugatti Inspired Lounge Chair Designed by Ettore Zaccari
By Ettore Zaccari, Carlo Bugatti
Located in Houston, TX
Sculptural Ettore Zaccari designed lounge chair or armchair or side chair with an incised design. New oatmeal colored linen cushion. This sculptural chair was styled after Carlo Buga...
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Aesthetic Movement Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Wood

1940s Brown Oak and Teak Valet Chair by Hans Wegner 'b'
By Finn Juhl, Johannes Hansen, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
Valet chair, oak, teak, brass details, by Hans Wegner, Denmark, 1949. A wonderful example of a masterpiece by the famous Hans Wegner. A practical Valet chair that is completely or...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Brass

Jules Leleu Art Deco Armchairs
By Jules Leleu
Located in Antwerp, BE
Art Deco armchairs, style Jules Leleu, France, 1940s A solid mahogany frame and lilac velvet upholstery make these a perfect set to be used at a desk or as corner table chairs woul...
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Belgian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

Phillip Arctander “Clam” Chair, Denmark, 1940s
By Philip Arctander
Located in Utrecht, NL
This “Clam” chair has a unique history and a beloved design thanks to which, this model is considered by some as one of the most attractive chairs of “Nordic Design”. The model was d...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Sheepskin, Beech

Very Rare Large Lounge Chairs by Neil Morris
By Neil Morris, Morris of Glasgow
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Neil Morris for H. Morris, lounge chairs, burgundy red upholstery and plywood, Scotland, 1940s. These wavy, elegant armchairs have both a high back and high armrests and together...
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Scottish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Plywood

Pair of Chairs Attributed to Charles Dudouyt
By Charles Dudouyt
Located in Surbiton, Surrey
A pair of circa 1940, French low chairs attributed to Charles Dudouyt. Rush seats, with a sturdy oak frame. Heavy chairs indicative of their quality. Ideal either side of ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Oak

Italian Gilt Iron Chair with Leopard Print Hide Upholstery, Gio Ponti Inspired
Great Mid-Century Modern Italian gilt iron side chair professionally upholstered in imported Italian leopard printed hide. This Hollywood Regency Italian Chiavari style chair is the...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Iron

Italian Neoclassical Iron and Bronze Lyre-Back Chair
By Maison Jansen, Maison Baguès
Located in Houston, TX
Stylish Italian neoclassical Maison Jansen inspired iron and brass lyre-back chair with swan heads and paw feet, circa 1940. Perfect accent chair, side chair, vanity chair or desk ch...
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Italian Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Bronze, Iron

Rare Midcentury Rattan and Mahogany Living Room Set
Full "1940s Transition" rattan living room set featuring three-seat sofa, two matching lounge chairs, and stacked coffee table. This unique set features a sofa and two chairs with...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Rattan, Mahogany

Mahogany and Brass Open-Back Armchair
Stylized X-frame Regency-style armchair with cast brass arm risers, curved open back, striped silk button tufted removable cushion over a caned panel seat. Nicely carved arms and bac...
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American Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Brass

Jean Royere Attributed Pair of Oak Chairs, circa 1946, France
By Jean Royère
Located in Brussels, BE
Beautiful and rare pair of Jean Royere attributed chairs, circa 1946, France. Back with two decorative ondulations. Solid oak, new ivory fabric seat. Dimensions: 91 cm H, 44 cm W, 46...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Oak

Early Original JH501 Chair by Hans J Wegner for Johannes Hansen in Teak, 1950
By Johannes Hansen, Hans J. Wegner
Located in Stow on the Wold, GB
A beautiful early original edition of the JH 501 chair by Hans J Wegner for Johannes Hansen, 1950. This is an original, very early edition that dates between 1949 and 1951 of the ...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Rattan, Teak

Set of Four Midcentury French Batistin Spade Chairs
A set of four Batistin spade armchairs list $7,500 or may be sold individually for list $1,875 per chair.
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French Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Wood

Set of 10 Fine French Art Deco Mahogany dining chairs (8 side and 2 arm)
A set of ten fine French Art Deco mahogany dining chairs (8 side + 2 arm) Dimensions: Side H 32”1/2 x W 18”1/8 x D 19”5/8 Arm H 32”7/8 x W 22”7/8 x D 21”1/2. Seat height 18 1/8" for ...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Mahogany, Faux Leather

Pair of French Lounge Chairs in Sycamore, 1940s
Unusual pair of French lounge chairs or armchairs. This great pair of French chairs are made of sycamore and have beautiful detailing with twisted front legs. These well designed and...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Sycamore

Pair of French Wrought Iron Garden Chairs, circa 1940
By Jean Royère, Raymond Subes
Located in Houston, TX
Great pair of antique French wrought iron garden armchairs after Jean Royère. These stylish and comfortable French garden chairs are currently painted a lovely shade of blue. These c...
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French Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Wrought Iron

1940s Finnish Dining Chair by Alvar Aalto for Artek
By Alvar Aalto, Artek
Located in Sagaponack, NY
A dining chair in laminated birch with newly upholstered black leather seat and back.
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Leather, Birch

Danish Iconic Børge Mogensen 'Folkestol' J39 in Beech an Paper Cord
By Børge Mogensen
Located in Odense, Denmark
Nordic living. Bright Nordic iconic Børge Mogensen highchairs. Freshly sanded and with new paper cord. The chairs do well both at the beach in the cottage or at home as a dining ch...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Papercord, Beech

Armchair by Alfred Christensen
By Alfred Christensen
Located in Hudson, NY
Danish modern single armchair by noted designer, Alfred Christensen, from 1940s original upholstery, in green and striped fabric, clean but could be re-upholstered if desired. The cu...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Beech

Attributed to Maison Jansen, Neoclassical Gilt Brass Chair with Royal Blue
By Maison Jansen
Located in Marcq-en-Baroeul, FR
This beautiful neoclassical chair is made of gilt brass with a Royal blue velvet. This is a very fine work attributed to famous French designer Maison Jansen, circa 1940.
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French Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Brass

Danish Cabinetmaker Small Chair in Premium Bouclé Fabric, Denmark, 1940s
Small wool and oak midcentury armchair by a Danish cabinet maker. This stylish chair demonstrates why midcentury Danish design is so popular to this day. With its rounded edges, ...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

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Bouclé, Wood

Swedish Orkesterstolen Birch Chairs by Sven Markelius, 1940s, Set of 6
By Sven Markelius
Located in Stockholm, SE
Set of 6 “Orkesterstolen” stackable chairs, design attributed to Sven Markelius. Manufactured in Sweden during the 1940s. Made from birch plywood and solid birch on the frame. Good v...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Birch, Plywood

Exceedingly Rare Greta Grossman Folding Chairs
By Greta Magnusson-Grossman
Located in New York, NY
Exceedingly rare, sculpturally resonant Greta Grossman indoor/outdoor folding chairs, of painted tubular steel and cotton cord, produced in California circa 1949 either by Barker Bro...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Steel

Michael Van Beuren Chair for Domus
By Van Beuren, Domus
Located in New York, NY
Modernist chair of pine with curved and painted wood slats and rush-wrapped back rails. Designed by Michael van Beuren for his company, Domus, and produced in Mexico, circa 1947. Bor...
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Pine, Rush

Superb French 5 Leg Carved Walnut Louis XV Chair and Ottoman
Wood frame. Upholstered back and seat. Chair measures 44 3/4" H x 25" W x 29 1/4" D. Seat height 19 3/4". Ottoman measures 19" H x 27 1/4" W x 23 1/4" D.
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French Louis XV Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Walnut

Campaign Chairs with Green Leather and Gilt Trim, France, 1940s
By Alberto and Diego Giacometti
Located in Austin, TX
Stylized French campaign chairs in the manner of Giacometti with brass trim and Art Deco styled gold ball finials. Heavy steel frame, painted green, with green leather seat and back,...
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French Campaign Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Steel

Set of 4 Jean Prouvé Chairs, Vauconsant
By Jean Prouvé
Located in Perpignan, FR
Set of 4 Jean Prouvé chairs, circa 1941 of the establishments Vauconsant de Saint Nicolas de Port. Documentation: Peter Sulzer "Vol. 2 Jean Prouvé Complete Works", page 294. Perio...
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French Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Plywood

Vintage French "Woven" Iron Garden Chairs Pair Available
Each of these vintage French iron garden chairs has charming details, such as "woven" iron seats, a curved back and twisted decorative accents at the back and legs. These chairs appe...
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French Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Iron

Early and Rare Bruno Mathsson Model 36 Easy Chair with Footrest
By Bruno Mathsson, Firma Karl Mathsson
Located in New York, NY
Early and rare easy chair, model 36, plus footrest, with a steam-bent beech plywood frame and original canvas webbing under vintage sheepskin upholstery. The easy chair is an early v...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Sheepskin, Fabric, Beech

Jens Risom Armless Lounge Chair
By Jens Risom
Located in Chicago, IL
Risom lounge chair, solid cherry-wood reupholstered with Great Plains woven fabric.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Cherry

Set of Six Dining Chairs by Carlo Di Carli and Gio Ponti
By Carlo De Carli
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Slick set of six dining chairs by Carlo Di Carli and Gio Ponti. Black lacquer wood. Faux python skin.
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Italian Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Wood

Six Austrian or Italian Walnut Dining Armchairs
Set of six Austrian or Italian walnut dining room armchairs with tie-on loose seat cushions- upholstery blue/grey velvet, with velcro fasteners. Wonderful curved back and elegant sa...
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Austrian Biedermeier Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Walnut

Vintage Art Deco Dining Chairs by Jindřich Halabala for Thonet, Set of 4
By Jindrich Halabala
Located in Bielsko Biala, slaskie
These 4 chairs were designed by Jindrich Halabala in former Czechoslovakia in the 1940s. Beautiful walnut veneer.
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Czech Art Deco Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Walnut

Nice Brutalist Chairs in the Style of Charles Dudouyt, circa 1940
By Charles Dudouyt
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Nice brutalist chairs in the style of Charles Dudouyt, circa 1940 The varnish of the straw is to be reviewed.
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Straw, Birch

Alvar Aalto Model 45 Armchair Cane Artek, Finland, 1947
By Alvar Aalto, Artek
Located in Roosendaal, Noord Brabant
Fantastic early armchair model 45 designed by Alvart Aalto and manufactured by Oy Huonekalu- ja Rakennustyötehdas Ab, Turku, for Artek, 1950s. This is a very nice early 1950s example...
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Cane, Beech

Vintage Art Deco Dining Chairs by Jindřich Halabala for Thonet, Set of 4
By Jindrich Halabala
Located in Bielsko Biala, slaskie
These 4 chairs were designed by Jindrich Halabala in former Czechoslovakia in the 1940s. Beautiful walnut veneer.
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Czech Art Deco Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Walnut

Pair of "Model 1514" Chairs by Fritz Hansen, Denmark 1940s
By Fritz Hansen
Located in Utrecht, NL
Pair of Model 1514 chairs designed by the eponymous manufactory Fritz Hansen in the 1940s. This pair of lounge chairs feature stained beech legs. The back legs are slightly bent, whi...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Art Deco Black and Red Velvet French Chairs, 1940
Presented in an elegant red look, these six French chairs have a "Napoleonic" design and a truly aggressive character but an extraordinary elegance must be said. Structure all in ...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Velvet, Wood

Set of Six Chairs by Luisa & Ico Parisi, Colombo Cantú, Italy, 1945
By Ico & Luisa Parisi, Colombo
Located in Berlin, DE
Set of 6 chairs designed by Luisa & Ico Parisi, manufactured by Colombo Cantú, Italy, 1945 Solid maple construction with light gray mohair seats.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Mohair, Maple

Wooden Child's Chair
This wooden child's chair was made in Portugal during the 1940s. It is very short and has a removable seat pan, in case the original ever gets damaged.
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Portuguese Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Wood

Pair of Blush Pink Peach Grosfeld House Slipper Chairs, circa 1940s
By Grosfeld House
Located in Saint Louis, MO
To die for, right? The curves... accentuated in Pink-Peach satin luster, highlighted by ivory bouclé piping detail and ivory bouclé tufts. Luxurious wide seats freshly and perfectly ...
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American Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Satin, Lacquer

Rare Set of 6 Red René Malaval Post War Brutalist Chairs, France, 1940s
By Jean Prouvé, Rene Malaval
Located in New York, NY
Original paint have not been repainted corrosion on most surface can be refinished and repainted but original condition looks more genuine can be used for outdoor or indoor Prou...
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French Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Steel

Henry Glass Pull-Up Chairs
By Henry P. Glass
Located in Chicago, IL
Pair of Henry glass armchairs. Spinneybeck leather seat with metal rivets alining the back. Angular steam-bent wood frame with curved armrest.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Wood, Leather

Set of Three Chairs “Typenko” by Axel Einar Hjorth, Nordiska Kompaniet, Sweden
By NK (Nordiska Kompaniet), Axel Einar Hjorth
Located in Stockholm, SE
Birch and velvet upholstery. Measures: H: 88 cm/ 2' 11'' W: 45,5 cm/ 1' 6 1/2'' D: 57 cm/ 1' 11'' Seat height: 43 cm/ 1' 5 1/2''.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Velvet, Birch

Pair of Armchairs, Anonymous, Sweden, 1940s
Stained pine. Measures: H 72 cm/ 2' 4 3/4" W 80 cm/ 2' 8" D 90 cm/ 3' Seat height 42 cm/ 1' 5" Provenance: Princess Sibylla's summer house in Ingarö, Stockholm's archipelago...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Linen, Pine

Rare Eames Pre-Production Rosewood LCW
By Ray Eames
Located in Brooklyn, NY
An Eames collector's Holy Grail, the rosewood pre-production LCW. Designed by Charles Eames in 1945-1946 and manufactured briefly by the early Evans Products Co. Seat back and unders...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Rosewood, Plywood

Pair of Spanish Leather Armchairs by Pierre Lottier for Valenti, 1940s
By Valenti
Located in London, Greater London
Pair of Spanish leather armchairs by Pierre Lottier for Valenti, 1940s with brass nail head details and original leather. Pierre Lottier was born in France before moving to Spain...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Brass

Shell Chairs FH-1936 Designed by Hans Wegner for Fritz Hansen, Denmark, 1948
By Hans J. Wegner
Located in Stockholm, SE
Walnut veneered plywood and beech legs. Measures: H 70 cm/ 27 1/2" W 70 cm/ 27 1/2" D 64 cm/ 25 1/4" Literature: Johan Möller Nielsen, Wegner en danskmöbelkunstner, Gyldenda...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Beech, Walnut, Plywood

Set of 2 Armchairs with Alpine Scenery, Italy, 1940s
Pair of armchairs of the 1940s. Probably from South Tyrol or Trentino in Italy. The cover it’s made of chintz and pictures an alpine scene. Special about this model are the curved wo...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

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