Arne Vodder (Denmark 1926-2009)
Rosewood storage unit with built in bar for Sibast Møbelfabrik , Denmark 1960s.
Fully labelled with Danish/factory metal plaque.
This portable bar has a sliding top that reveals a tiered internal shelving system for bottles and glasses. To the front it has four drawers and an open storage area.
This classic Danish design is popular due to its multi-functional uses.
It measures 75cm x 75cm x 61cm high.
Henning Koppel for Georg Jensen
Vintage Danish solid silver jigsaw bracelet, with H K hallmark,
design no 88, circa 1950. Approx. 19cm long (small size)
Poul Kjærholm (Denmark 1929-1980)
PK55 Ash wood and brushed steel dining table
1970s production. (Unmarked)
The use of steel and Allen bolts to connect the frames allowed Kjaerholm to avoid the, sometimes, imprecise process of welding. It also fulfilled his desire to show how the frames were connected, thus providing a clear legibility to his designs, and led him towards creating his first work desk and compatible chair – the PK 55 and PK 11, which appeared in 1957.
The simple looking build of the PK55 table belies a much more interesting design than is apparent at first glance. The steel base frame is actually composed of four lengths of flat steel, intersecting at each corner, with the short end leg propping up the longer, width-spanning leg. Each leg element is held together yet simultaneously pushed slightly apart with Allen bolts to give the base frame an even lighter profile and also to reveal the four separate planes.
This work table features an ash table top and satin brushed steel frame.
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