Rosewood Sofa by Illum Wikkelsø for Soren Willadsen

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Four-seat sofa with rosewood base by Illum Wikkelsø for Soren Willadsen, Denmark, circa 1950.

Features an upholstered raised back with block arms resting on a rosewood platform with six hourglass-shaped legs. Original umber and burnt orange fabric.

Available in COM / COL for additional fee.
Details
Creator
Søren Willadsen (Maker), 
Illum Wikkelsø (Designer)
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Denmark
Date of Manufacture
1950
Period
Mid-20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Fabric
Rosewood
Wood
Condition
Excellent. Frame in excellent vintage condition. Original period fabric in good condition with some vintage wear but usable; re-upholstery is not necessarily required. Includes optional re-upholstery in COM..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
28.5 in. H x 104 in. W x 30 in. D
72 cm H x 264 cm W x 76 cm D
Seat Height
15 in. (38 cm)
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
14120578873084
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2004
Located in New York, NY
Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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