Svend Aage Holm Sørensen, Lighting
Brass table lamp lacquered metal shade by Svend Aage Holm SørensenThis original table lamp of brass with sleek curves and a black lacquered metal shade was designed in 1950 by Svend Aage Holm Sørensen (1913-2004). This model has recently been reproduced and named 'Bloom', however this example is of the original production executed by Holm Sørensen & Co. Denmark. H. 42 cm (16,6") L. 20 cm (7,9") D. 29 cm (11,4)
Ole Wanscher, Tables
Lady's writing desk in Cuban mahogany by Ole WanscherThis smaller writing desk was designed ca. 1950 by Danish architect Ole Wanscher (1903-1985). The frame is of Cuban mahogany and it has profiled tapered legs. There are two drawers on the front, with the inside made of maple. The handles and fittings are of brass. It was executed by Fritz Hansen, Denmark. The model number is 1784. One original brass key is included. One drawer stamped by maker FH (Fritz Hansen) and no. 2430. The desk is mentioned and pictured on page 30 of Fritz Hansens Eftf. Catalog No. 5101 from 1951. See black and white photo.
H. 74 cm. (29,1")
L. 132 cm. (52")
W. 70 cm. (27,6")
Nanna Ditzel, Nanna Ditzel & Jørgen Ditzel, Seating
Very rare easy chair with curvy armrests by Nanna Ditzel & Jørgen DitzelThis very rare easy chair was designed ca. 1950 by fellow architects and husband and wife Jørgen and Nanna Ditzel (1921-1961 and 1923-2005). The chair has curvy armrests and stained beech legs. The sides, seat and back upholstered with original greenish plush. The model name is 'AP 14'. This chair was was executed 1950 by AP Stolen, which in the 1950s was one of the leading furniture and upholstery stores in Copenhagen, Denmark owned and founded by cabinetmaker Anker Petersen.