Peter Hvidt & Orla Mølgaard's, 1949, AX Chair, Fritz Hansen
Peter Hvidt & Orla Molgaard-Nielsen AX chair with brown leather and canvas seat designed 1949 for Fritz Hansen
Elegant easy chair with laminated beech frame fitted with leather hammock seat.
The hammock seat, which is upholstered in soft cinnamon/tan coloured leather, is neat and tidily clamped into the frame sides using an ingenious technique.
Condition: Good with minor signs of wear. The wood has a wonderful golden patina although is marked in places and there is a chip on the front right-hand side leg (photographed). The leather is brilliantly soft and evenly aged, coloured.
Fritz Hansen logo stamped to the frame.
Design: Peter Hvidt & Orla Mølgaard
Producer: Fritz Hansen
Year of design: 1949
Name AX chair
RATED 5/5 FOR INVESTMENT
Based on rarity of the chair its condition and the importance of Hvidt & Molgaard design.
Width 24 inch / 62cm
Depth 26½ inch / 67cm
Height 31 inch / 79cm
Seat height 17 inch / 43cm