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  • Unique chaise longue with gold details by master cabinetmaker Louis G. Thiersen - Denmark
    MG 9447 RED WEB

    Unique chaise longue with gold details

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    Unique chaise longue with gold details by Louis G. Thiersen

    This unique chaise longue was designed in 1928. The frame is of black painted wood and it has a monumental meander border coated in gold. The back is shaped like the Vitruvian wave. Both the seat and back are upholstered with light fabric. 

    It was executed by Danish master cabinetmaker Louis G. Thiersen (1875-1958).

    The chaise longue was exhibited at The Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' 2nd Guild Exhibition, Teknologisk Instituts Udstillingslokaler, Copenhagen, stand 3, Oct. 27. – Nov. 11. 1928. Exhibition Designer: Tyge Hvass.

    Literature: Grete Jalk, ed., 40 years of Danish furniture design: the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild exhibitions 1927-1966; Dansk møbelkunst gennem 40 aar: Københavns Snedkerlaugs møbeludstillinger 1927-1966, Copenhagen, 1987, Volume 1, pp. 48-49, ill. p. 49.

    H. 75 cm. W. 63 cm. L. 165 cm.
  • Coffee table with hand coloured inlaid tiles by Frits Henningsen
    MG 0649 RED WEB

    Coffee table with hand coloured inlaid tiles

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    Coffee table with hand coloured inlaid tiles by Frits Henningsen

    The so-called Chinese mahogany coffee table. Executed by cabinetmaker Frits Henningsen ca. in the 1930s. On top it has inlaid unique tiles depicting a fruit basket with decorative flowers. The tiles are handcoloured by painter and ceramist Jens Thirslund and executed at Herman August Kählers (HAK) pottery. The present model was exhibited in ‘Industriforeningen’, Copenhagen in 1933. Stand 12.

    Literature: 40 years of Danish furniture design : the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild exhibitions 1927-1966 ; Dansk møbelkunst gennem 40 aar : Københavns Snedkerlaugs møbeludstillinger 1927-1966 / Jalk, Grethe . – Tåstrup, 1987, Bd. 1, s. 156-157.

    H. 53 cm. (21") L. 71 cm. (28") W. 55 cm. (21,5")
  • Rare table with decorative tiles on top and brass legs by Bjørn Wiinblad on blue
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    Rare table with decorative tiles on top and brass legs

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    Rare table with decorative tiles on top and brass legs by Bjørn Wiinblad

    This square table by Danish multi-artist Bjørn Wiinblad (1918-2006) has a total of no less than 196 handpainted tiles on top. The tabletop frame is made from wenge and the legs are brass. It was designed and executed in 1960 for luxury department store Illums Bolighus. Bjørn Wiinblad was one of Danmark’s the most versatile and successful artist ever. He applied his creativity to ever so many materials - ceramics, glass, porcelain, paper, and when creating furniture often added precious woods and metals. The table is signed by Wiinblad and it has a plaque from Illums Bolighus under tabletop. H. 49 cm. (19,3") W. 73,5 (29”) x 73,5 (29”)
  • Foldable games table of rosewood for Illums Bolighus
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    Foldable games table of rosewood

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    Foldable games table of rosewood for Illums Bolighus

    This elegant games table of rosewood folds to half/double size. It has a tabletop with decorative blue toned tiles in the corners and brass fittings. The table was executed ca. in the 1950-1960s. for luxury department store Illums Bolighus in Copenhagen, Denmark. It has the tag of ILLUMS BOLIGHUS KØBENHAVN on the back. H. 74 cm. (29,2") L. 42/84 cm.  (16,5"/33") W. 85 cm. (33,5")
  • Three Danish designed nesting tables made of teak and with decorative brass fittings
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    Teak nesting tables with decorative brass fittings

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    Danish designed teak nesting tables with decorative brass fittings

    Three teak nesting tables with decorative brass fittings on top of each leg. The tables are executed ca. in the 1950-1960s in Denmark. H. 51 cm. (20") L. 48 cm. (18,9")

    W. 36 cm. (14,2")