Modern Design /16 March 2003


Finn Juhl

Delegate's chair, pair
Denmark / USA, 1951
maple, teak, leather
29½ w × 30 d × 32½ h in (75 × 76 × 83 cm)

Initially designed for the Trusteeship Council Chamber at the United Nations, the Delegates chair went through several design alterations before achieving its final form. Like the iconic Chieftain chair, the Delegates chair is rendered with hand-finished details and expressive armrests.Literature: Finn Juhl, Furniture, Architecture, Applied Art, Hiort, pg. 46-47, 74-75.

estimate: $1,500–2,000
result: $1,610

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