This unique dining table in oak was both designed and executed by Poul Kjærholm (1929-1980) in 1949.
The table top has rounded edges and is on round legs. There are two extra leaves included.
This is one of the earliest pieces by Poul Kjærholm and one of the very few pieces he both designed and executed himself. .
In 1949, after having completed his training to become a cabinetmaker at Th. Grønbech, Poul Kjærholm was employed by master cabinetmaker Uhrskov in Hjørring, Denmark. And it was there he in March of that year was asked to design and manufacture a wedding gift for Uhrskov’s sister-in-law. The gift became the above mentioned dining table and a cabinet.
Provenance: By descent in the family of cabinetmaker Uhrskov.
Original sketch signed by Poul Kjærholm in March 1949, comes with the table
Rare coffee table with 21 decorative tiles by Bjørn Wiinblad
This rare coffee table designed by Danish multi-artist Bjørn Wiinblad (1918-2006) has 21 decorative hand-painted tiles on top. The tabletop frame is of Brazilian rosewood. Legs are made in bronze.
The table was made in the early 1960s for luxury department store Illum Bolighus.
It has a plaque from Illum Bolighus under the tabletop.
H. 49,5 cm. (19,5”)
L. 94 cm. (37”)
W. 42 cm. (16,5”)
Coffee table in teak and Brazilian rosewood by Helge Vestergaard Jensen
This coffee table in teak designed by Helge Vestergaard Jensen (1917-1987) has visible mortise and tenon joints at the corners of the table top in Brazilian rosewood.
He designed the table in 196o. And it was executed by Jason Møbler, Ringsted, Denmark.
The model number is 702, and is one of the first pieces Mr. Vestergaard Jensen designed for Jason.
Metal plaque (Jason Ringsted – Danish Applied Art) and model number.
Literature: Mobilia 1960
W. 150 cm. (59")
D. 58 cm. (23")
H. 49 cm. (19,5")