- H: 59 cm
- Dia: 60 cm
Materials: Cuban mahogany and glass
Manufacturer: Jacob Kjær
Quantity available: 1
Ref. no: 2299
Designed and presented at the Copenhagen Cabinet-makers’ Guild Exhibition in 1948
Literature: Grete Jalk, ’40 Years of Danish Furniture Design – The Copenhagen Cabinet-makers’ Guild Exhibitions’. Vol. 3, pp. 84-85
The teacher’s desk was designed in 1957 for Munkegaard Elementary School
Provenance: Munkegaard Elementary School
Literature: Carsten Thau & Kjeld Vindum ‘Arne Jacobsen’, 2001, Danish Architectural Press, p. 143
2 volume book-set with the complete history of Danish furniture design in the 20th Century written by Professor Arne Karlsen.
The book covers the entire period, from the foundations laid by the “Klint School” in the 1920’s, through the “golden age” in the middle of the century which established so many of the great Danish furniture designers, and the legacy they left behind.
Volume 1, 230 pages.
Volume 2, 334 pages.
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Designed 1936, this example dated 1946
Stamped and labeled by Cabinetmaker Karl Mathsson
Literature: Dag Widman, Karin Winter & Nina Stritzler-Levine, ’Bruno Mathsson’, Bokförlaget Arena 2006, p. 46