Eric Bertil Karlén Pair of Lounge Chairs, Sweden, 1940s For Sale
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Eric Bertil Karlén Pair of Lounge Chairs, Sweden, 1940s

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This rare pair of lounge chairs was designed by Eric Bertil Karlén and produced by his company Firma Rumsinteriör in Sweden in the 1940s. The elegant shape of the design is emphasized by the buttoned wing shaped back and seat. The beech wood frame consists of single side slats and tapered legs. The chairs have been newly upholstered in a light sand colored 'Deauville' jacquard fabric by Créations Métaphores. This natural and nicely textured fabric is a linen and wool blend which has been finished with a stain repellent treatment. Literature reference: H. Hedqvist, C. Bjork. Swedish Modern, Orosdi-Back, Stockholm, 2018. chairs pictured on page 228-229.  

Details

  • Creator
    Firma Rumsinteriör (Manufacturer),Eric Karlén (Designer)
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1940s
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 31.89 in. x W 27.96 in. x D 29.14 in.H 81 cm x W 71 cm x D 74 cm
  • Seat Height
    16.15 in. (41 cm)
  • Seller Location
    The Hague, NL
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU1803316351922
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