Lot 91

Jacob & Josef Kohn of Vienna Bentwood Chair

Estimate: $150 - $300

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Jacob & Josef Kohn of Vienna, early 20th century. Dark finish beech bentwood with cane seat. A description for a J & J Kohn furniture catalog from the Smithsonian Library website states, 'Manufacturers and Importers of 'J & J Kohn Bentwood Furniture' of Vienna, Austria was founded in 1849. They had branches all over Europe and America and in Toronto, Canada, with the main office and showroom floors in New York City. They were the major competitor of Gebruder Thonet (Thonet Brothers) in bentwood furniture production'. 35.25 x 16.5 x 19 inches.


Cane glued to sear at underside. One split in wooden chair seat ring, not effecting functionality. Various abrasions commensurate with age and usage. Merchandise will be packed and transported by the purchaser at their own risk and expense. A list of recommended shippers is on our website: https://www.conceptgallery.com/auctions/shipping/ .

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