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Mogens Lassen, wood stool, elm, oak, K. Thomsen, Denmark, 1942



A modernist stool designed by architect Mogens Lassen, made by cabinetmaker K. Thomsen. The seat is sculpted from elm with oak turned legs. This model was presented at The Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' Guild Exhibition at Designmuseum, Denmark, 1942. This early-production example is now one of the most iconic Danish designs, and is still in production today. Other designers contemporary to Mogens Lassen working in similar modern veins include Flemming Lassen, Arne Jacobsen, Viggo Boesen, Philip Arctander and Peder Moos.


  • Creator
    K. Thomsen (Cabinetmaker),Mogens Lassen (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 19.69 in. (50 cm)Width: 17.72 in. (45 cm)Depth: 15.75 in. (40 cm)Seat Height: 19.69 in. (50 cm)
  • Style
    Scandinavian Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1945
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Lightly restored. Patina and wear of the kind to be expected from an authentic early example. The lively patina clearly separates this example from recent production examples.
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3228111109181

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    Ships From: West Palm Beach, FL
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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