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Round Chair By Yngve Ekstrom Arka Vintage Maple Armchair, Made In Sweden

About the Item

Listed for sale is a very rare Arka chair designed by Yngve Ekstrom and executed by Stolab of sweden. These chairs are fabulously unique in terms of their proportions and are refined in their sensibilities. The wood structure is in superb condition without dents or large nicks. Light wear is noted, but fantastic overall.
  • Creator:
    Yngve Ekström (Designer),Stolab (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 27 in (68.58 cm)Width: 24 in (60.96 cm)Depth: 28.5 in (72.39 cm)
  • Style:
    Modern (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1950-1959
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 200724041stDibs: LU8164235915832
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