Scandinavian Design /17 November 2011


Bruno Mathsson

lounge chair with reading stand
Karl Mathsson
Sweden, 1936
laminated steam-bent beech, canvas, brass, birch, ash
40 w × 21 d × 31 h in (102 × 53 × 79 cm)

Signed with paper manufacturer's label to underside: [Bruno Mathsson Karl Mathsson] and hand-written date [1936].

provenance: Wright, Important Design, 23 May 2006, Lot 906 | The Collection of John R. Eckel, Jr.

literature: Bruno Mathsson Mobelkonstnaren Glashusarkitekten Manniskan, Bohn-Jullander, pg. 66

estimate: $700–900
result: $3,000

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