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Modernity specialises in the collection and sale of rare and high-grade furniture, ceramics, glass, lighting and jewellery by the most renowned Scandinavian designers of the 20th Century. Our large collection includes design classics by Hans Wegner, Finn Juhl, Arne Jacobsen Alvar Aalto, Axel Salto, Berndt Friberg – to name a few – but we are also proud to present outstanding unique pieces. With a strong emphasis on post-war design, Modernity has throughout the years established itself as one of the leading galleries in northern Europe. Besides maintaining our much-frequ...Read More

Modernity

Established in 19981stDibs seller since 2013

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“Lotus Box II” Designed by Eva Larsson, Sweden, 2008
Located in Stockholm, SE
Ink on paper in a plexiglasbox. Signed Eva Larsson. Measures: H 41 cm/ 16" W 41 cm/ 16" D 41 cm/ 16".
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Early 2000s Swedish Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Plexiglass

Bowl Designed by Stig Lindberg, Sweden, 1935
By Stig Lindberg
Located in Stockholm, SE
Stoneware. Signed: SWEDEN 3.Ä.35 Measures: H 14 cm/ 5 1/2" W 25.5 cm/ 10" D 25.3 cm/ 10".
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Vintage 1930s Swedish Modern Ceramics

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Stoneware

Tapestry or Collage by Sten Kauppi, Sweden, 1970s
Located in Stockholm, SE
Wool and cotton. Signed Kauppi. Measures: H 42.2 cm/ 16 5/8" W 46 cm/ 18 1/8" D 3 cm / 1 1/4".  
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Vintage 1970s Swedish Modern Tapestries

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Fabric

Table Lamp Designed by Tore Kullander, Sweden, 1930s
By Tore Kullander
Located in Stockholm, SE
Pewter and brass with a textile shade. Measures: Base H 51 cm/ 1' 8 3/4" D 16 cm/ 6 1/4" in. Shade H 20 cm / 7 7/8" D 26 cm/ 10 1/4".
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Vintage 1930s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

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Brass, Pewter

Rug “Arkad Checkerboard” Designed by Gunilla Lagerhem-Ullberg, Sweden
By Gunilla Lagerhem Ullberg
Located in Stockholm, SE
Rug “Arkad Checkerboard” designed by Gunilla Lagerhem-Ullberg for Kasthall, Sweden. Wool. Measures: L 300 cm/ 9' 10 1/2" W 200 cm/ 6' 7 1/4".
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Antique 1880s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Russian and Scandinavian Rugs

Materials

Wool

"Metropolitan" Chair by Aksel Bender Madsen and Ejner Larsen for Willy Beck
By Aksel Bender Madsen
Located in Stockholm, SE
Armchair metropolitan designed by Aksel Bender Madsen and Ejner Larsen for Willy Beck, Denmark, 1950s. Lacquered wood and original cane. Measures: H 78 cm/ 2' 7'' D 50 cm/ 1' 8'...
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Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Armchairs

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Cane, Lacquer

Armchair "Aluminiumfåtölj" No 34-50/200 by Mats Theselius, Sweden, 1990
By Mats Theselius, Källemo
Located in Stockholm, SE
Aluminium and birch bark. Marked One of the 50 made with birch bark. Measures: H 73.5 cm/ 2' 4 3/4" W 58.5 cm/ 1' 11" D 60 cm/ 2' Seat H 49 cm/ 1' 7 1/4".
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1990s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Armchairs

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Aluminum

Ceiling Lamp PH 4/4 Designed by Poul Henningsen for Louis Poulsen, Denmark, 1930
By Poul Henningsen
Located in Stockholm, SE
Nickel-plated brass and original glass. Measures: D 40 cm/ 15 3/4" Stamped PATENTED.
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Vintage 1930s Danish Scandinavian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Brass

Floor Lamp A811 Designed by Alvar Aalto for Valaistustyö, Finland, 1950s
By Alvar Aalto
Located in Stockholm, SE
Cast iron, brass, lacquered metal and leather. Rare model. Measures: H 160 cm/ 5' 3”.
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Vintage 1950s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal, Iron

Cabinet Designed by Carl Axel Acking for Svenska Möbelfabrikerna Bodafors
By Bodafors, Carl-Axel Acking
Located in Stockholm, SE
Cabinet designed by Carl Axel Acking for Svenska Mo¨belfabrikerna Bodafors, Sweden, 1940s. Mahogany and brass.
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Vintage 1940s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Cabinets

Materials

Brass

Occasional Table by Helge Vestergaard Jensen for Peder Pedersen, Denmark
By Peder Pedersen, Helge Vestergaard-Jensen
Located in Stockholm, SE
Brazilian rosewood. Measures: H 54.5 cm/ 21 ¾” L 165 cm/ 5' 5” D 50 cm/ 19 ¾”.
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Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

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Rosewood

Armchair “Egg Chair” Designed by Arne Jacobsen for Fritz Hansen, Denmark, 1958
By Fritz Hansen, Arne Jacobsen
Located in Stockholm, SE
Original leather and aluminium. Very early model with the built up seat, without separate cushion. Stamped in white to the underside of the leather. Measures: H 106 cm/ 3' 6...
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Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Steel

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