Ole Wanscher Set of Six 'PJ412' Armchairs in Teak and Brown Leather

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Ole Wanscher for P . Jeppesens Møbelfabrik, set of six armchairs model 'PJ412', mahogany and leather, Denmark, 1960s

Modest en simplistic set of dining chairs designed by Ole Wanscher in the 1960s. These chairs are very comfortable thanks to the remarkable wide seats and the slightly tilted backrests. This set is made with a mahogany frame, which is crafted in a very sculptural way; slim legs and rounded, wider armrests form a beautiful combination.

The chairs are upholstered in brown leather, that shows signs of age and use, with a nice patina. A few seats contain small tears. Therefore reupholstery is necessary. Our in-house atelier would gladly reupholster this pieces, following your wishes. Please ask our advisors for more information about the almost endless possibilities for reupholstery that our atelier has to offer. The professional and experienced craftsmen in our in-house atelier are specialists in the reupholstery of design furniture. With high attention for the original, they make sure every piece retains its value.

Ole Wanscher (1903-1985) studied under Kaare Klint at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts and worked at Klint’s design studio before becoming an independent furniture designer. While traveling through Egypt and Europe, Wanscher found inspiration that he incorporated into his own unique design aesthetic.

Product details

  • condition Good
  • creator Ole Wanscher (Designer)
  • dimensions H 34.65 in. x W 25.2 in. x D 24.02 in.
  • manufacturingdate 1960s
  • material Leather, Mahogany
  • origin Denmark
  • period 1960-1969
  • seatheight 17.33 in. (44 cm)
  • style Scandinavian Modern
  • wear Wear consistent with age and use.