Hans J. WEGNER Armchair 'PAPA BEAR' (red leather) and Footstool
The Bamsestol (Bear Chair), known as the PAPA BEAR lounge chair and footstool designed by Hans J. Wegner. Denmark, A.P. Stolen, 1951.
ORIGINAL EDITION. Solid wooden construction with Oak paws and vintage red leather upholstery. With ink stamp: A.P. Stolen, Copenhagen & metal plate under the seat. Early production lounge chair produced by A.P. Stolen (AP 90), as later produced by PP Mobler as the PP19 chair. Dimension footstool: 70 cm x 42 cm x height 41 cm.
- Bernsen, Jens: Hans J. Wegner, Dank design center, Kobenhaven, 2001.
- Holmsted Olesen, Christian: Hans J. Wegner. Just One Good Chair. Berlin, Hatje Verlag, 2014.
Vintage condition, footstool with a small fault in the leather.