Rare Nanna Ditzel Three-Person Sofa

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Nanna Ditzel, "First Lady of Danish Furniture Design," had a remarkably long and fruitful career. Her family fostered a passionate interest in art and design. She practiced cabinet making at the Copenhagen School of Arts and Crafts and attended the prestigious Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen where she studied under Kaare Klint. Her designs spanned furniture, textiles, and jewelry. She was known for her energy and industriousness, and played freely with different forms and materials, resulting in a wide range of styles.

This three-seat sofa rests on an expressively grained oak frame. The design was produced in a small number in the early 1950s. Upholstered in Knoll Classic wool bouclé́.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    28 in. H x 74 in. W x 27 in. D
    71 cm H x 188 cm W x 69 cm D
  • Seat Height
    16 in. (41 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU94754277623
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