Ole Wanscher 'Senator' Sofa

A grand offering from one of Denmark's preeminent designers

Maker
Poul Jeppesen | Denmark
Date
1951
Size
W 182cm, D 67cm, H 74cm | Seat H 39cm


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Description

Ole Wanscher is one of the leading lights in mid century Scandinavian design. He was the senior professor at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts from 1955 until 1973 and has left a lasting legacy in furniture design.

This epic sofa is aptly named the 'Senator'. It features a refined frame incorporating generous pieces of luminous teak. Sculpted armrests raise up to an elegant tip and drop down to the floor, creating a memorable statement for any modern living area.

Condition

Materials: Beautifully crafted from teak

Wood Finish: Excellent original condition with new finish applied

Base Cover: Original base cover in excellent condition

Fabric Type: Upholstered with Husk 'Onyx' designer fabric designer fabric from Warwick RRP $101 per metre. Do not bleach. Do not iron / Do not tumble dry / Do not wash / Drycleaning Gentle cycle

Foam: Luxurious new upholstery grade foam (10 year life span)

Makers Mark: Cado label can be found at the back of the sofa

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