Pair of Iconic Ole Wanscher 'Senator' Armchairs by Poul Jeppesen

A grand offering from one of Denmark's preeminent designers

Maker
Poul Jeppesen | Denmark
Date
1951 (1960s edition)
Size
W 68cm, D 74cm, H 71cm


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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.

These epic armchairs are aptly named the 'Senator'. We love the organic, aerodynamic armrest design and the lightness of form that makes these chairs shine from every angle. It is a timeless design that will stand out in any contemporary setting. It's time to put up your feet with a cold one; you've earned it.

NOTE:
/ The items showcased in our gallery are constantly changing – not all items are on display at once. Please contact us if there is a specific piece you would like to view and we’ll make sure it’s in the gallery.
/ Same design by two different makers; Poul Jeppesen and Cado. The Cado version was for the international market and able to be flatpacked.

Condition

Materials: Beautifully crafted from teak

Wood Finish: Respectful, in-house conservation by our specialist restoration team. There is a focus on preserving the character and patina of each vintage item while ensuring it will display beautifully in a contemporary interior.

Fabric Type: Reupholstered with Weave 'Slate' designer fabric from James Dunlop. Composition: 90% PL, 10% LI. See care instructions here

Foam: Luxurious new high-quality upholstery foam

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