Freischwinger Cantilever Pair of Chairs, Hansy Ystad Sweden 1950s
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Ystad Hansy Cantilever Freischwinger pair of chairs – very rare!
A very rare pair of cantilever (Freischwinger) chairs made of bent steel pipe, nickel plated. Seat and backrest in dark green faux leather. Each of them wears the original manufacturer label under the seat. The chairs are in very good original condition, with normal still minimal wear of time and light traces of corrosion.
Dimensions: 39x40x85 cm, seat height 44 cm
During the war the company Otto Hansson was bought and became a subsidiary of Ystad’s metal industry with a focus on furniture and shop fittings. They produced steel pipe furniture under the brand named Hansy Ystad. The factory was active until 1969.