Bent Møller Jepsen, Seating
Sofa set with pink mohair by Bent Møller JepsenThese two sculptural easy chairs and matching sofa have teak legs and large teak arm handles. Their seat, back and sides are upholstered with pink mohair fabric and the back fitted with buttons. The model is a variant of the so called ”TV Chair”-model designed 1950s. The set was executed by Danish manufacturer Simo in the 1950s.
Rare bamboo and rattan furniture set by Flemming LassenThis important bamboo and rattan furniture set by architect Flemming Lassen (1902-1984) consists of a unique two-seater sofa and three easy chairs. The circular coffee table, top and shelf of raw glass by architect Jørgen Rohweder (1904-1994). Original cushions included, upholstered with green striped “Capsella” fabric designed by Danish textile artist Helga Foghs (1902-1974). The lounge chairs are model umber 340 and they were designed in 1940 and exhibited at Charlottenborg Spring Exhibition in 1940. These examples manufactured 1940 by E.V.A. Nissen & Co. LITERATURE: Sigvard Bernadotte & Johs. Lehm-Laursen, Moderne Dansk Boligkunst, 1947, Vol 2, p. 184. Sketch drawning courtesy of the Danish National Art Library. Sofa: L. 129 cm. Table: H. 58,5 cm. Diam. 67 cm.