Very rare bamboo and rattan furniture set

Very rare bamboo and rattan furniture set

Rare bamboo and rattan furniture set by Flemming Lassen

This 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.

 

 

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