Eight Hans Wegner Cow Horn Chairs
Teak, rosewood, leather
Made by Johannes Hansen, Copenhagen, Denmark, c. 1958
Cow horn shaped backrest with rosewood finger joints, black leather dipped seat raised on four tapering legs with front and back stretcher, metal label, some wear, back ht. 29, seat ht. 17 1/2, wd. 20 3/4, back wd. 23, dp. approx. 18 in.
Note: Client purchased at Design Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Literature: Design Research, D/R: The Store That Brought Modern Living to American Homes, by Jane Thompson and Alexandra Lange, Chronicle Books.