Illum Wikkelsø Steel and Leather Armchair from Holger Christensen Aarhus, 1960
A rare armchair designed by Illum Wikkelsøe (1919-1999), upholstered in thick black leather, loose cushion in seat, back and neck, chromed steel tube frame. Eq. model is depicted on sales material from Ryesberg Møbler 1960s (reproduced here in photo). Produced by Holger Christensen and Aarhuspol with plaque from here. Negotiated through Holger Christensen, Aarhus. H. 82. B. 90. D. 90 cm. This early example is one of a handful made by Holger Christensen & Aarhuspol. The later editions from ryesberg Møbler have a slightly different back. (See pictures).