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Auction Preview: Modern Art and Design at Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner, Bredgade, May 22

Mogens Koch: Wall unit of solid mahogany, consisting of four deep bookcases, four cabinets and six plinths. Inside in cabinets with shelves. Manufactured and marked by Rud. Rasmussen Cabinetmakers. H./ W. 76 cm. D. 36 cm. (14). Estimate: 30,000 kr. – 40,000 kr. (US$ 3,458 – US$ 4,611)
(Courtesy: Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner)

What: Modern Art and Design

Where: Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers of Fine Art. Sundkrogsgade 30 2150 Nordhavn Denmark

When: 22 May, 08.00 pm

Top lots of the sale:

- Hans J. Wegner: “Papa Bear”. Easy chair and stool with oak nails, legs and handles, sides, back and seat with red wool. Model AP 19 and AP 29. Designed 1951 and 1954. Manufactured by AP-Stolen, Copenhagen (2). Estimate: 50,000 kr. (US$ 5,764)

- Hans J. Wegner: “Papa Bear Chair". Easy chair with legs and "nails” of oak. Seat, armrests and button fitted back upholstered with claret wool. AP 19. Designed 1951. Manufactured by AP-Stolen. Estimate: 40,000 kr. – 50,000 kr. (US$ 4,611 – US$ 5,764)

- Robert Jacobsen: Concrete form. Signed RJ. A black-painted iron sculpture. H. 22.5 cm. Estimate: 40,000 kr. (US$ 5,764)

- Mogens Koch: Wall unit of solid mahogany, consisting of four deep bookcases, four cabinets and six plinths. Inside in cabinets with shelves. Manufactured and marked by Rud. Rasmussen Cabinetmakers. H./ W. 76 cm. D. 36 cm. (14). Estimate: 30,000 kr. – 40,000 kr. (US$ 3,458 – US$ 4,611)

- Arne Jacobsen: “Egg Chair”. Early easy chair with profiled aluminium base. Upholstered with black leather. Model 3315. Designed 1958. Manufactured and marked by Fritz Hansen, ca. 1962. Estimate: 30,000 kr. (US$ 3,458)

- Preben Hornung: “Triptykon” (Triptych), 1979. Signed monogram; signed, titled and dated on the reverse. Oil on canvas. Total 112cm × 140 cm. Estimate: 30,000 kr. (US$ 3,458)

- Andy Warhol: From the series “Hans Christian Andersen”. Numbered 1/25. Screenprint on Lenox Museum Board. Published by Art Expo Danmark, Odense, Denmark. Printed by Rupert Jasen Smith, New York. Sheet size 96,5cm × 96,5 cm. Certificate included (2). Estimate: 25,000 kr. – 30,000 kr. (US$ 2,882 – US$ 3,458)

- Kaare Klint: “The Red Chair”. A pair of mahogany chairs with profiled frames, seat and back with original patinated Niger leather, fitted with brass nails. Model 4751. Made by Rud. Rasmussen Cabinetmakers, Copenhagen, with paper label (2). Estimate: 25,000 kr. – 30,000 kr. (US$ 2,882 – US$ 3,458)

- Albert Bertelsen: "Mountain Composition". Signed Albert Bertelsen and on the reverse 1978, Western Norway 1973. Oil on canvas. 80 cm × 95 cm. Estimate: 25,000 kr. (US$ 2,882)

- Arne Jacobsen: “The Egg Chair”. Easy chair with profiled aluminium base and stem, shell and loose cushion upholstered with black patinated leather. Model 3317. Designed 1958. Manufactured by Fritz Hansen in the early 1960s. Estimate: 25,000 kr. (US$ 2,882)

For details, visit: https://bruun-rasmussen.dk/m/

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