Two Hans Wegner (1914-2007) Papa Bear Chairs
Teak and upholstery
Denmark, c. 1957
Original black upholstered wool seat, exposed teak hand rests and rod-shape legs, upholstery has pull marks, marked Hans Wegner, A.P. Stolen, Denmark on frame, chair ht. 39 in.
Provenance: From the purchaser, who bought many items from Design Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Literature: D/R: The Store That Brought Modern Living to American Homes, by Jane Thompson and Alexandra Lange, Chronicle Books.