Arne Jacobsen Charlottenborg Table

$1,125
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Description

By Arne Jacobsen. Designed in 1936.

With our ICONS Collection we revitalize iconic pieces of furniture from some of Europe's most skilled and important architects and designers. Arne Jacobsen, Nanna and Jørgen Ditzel, Viggo Boesen and Franco Albini were all pioneers of their time. They broke new ground when they made experimental shapes with the sturdy materials of rattan and wicker.

Inserted glass included.

Designer

Arne Jacobsen

As a little boy, Arne Jacobsen dreamed of being a professional painter. His career trajectory took a slight change of course when he enrolled in the Architecture School at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. Fortuitous indeed, as Jacobsen is known as the “the greatest Danish architect” ever. In 1925, Jacobsen, still a student, won a silver medal for his first furniture design in the Paris Art Deco Fair. The piece was a seemingly simple rattan chair named “The Paris Chair”. The design still lives on today and is regarded as one of his most iconic pieces. Jacobsen’s style was simple but effective, essential yet distinctive. Even though he strongly despised the word “designer” and never used the word to describe himself, the world remembers him as one of the best there ever was.

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Product Specifications

  • Height (cm) 50
  • Diameter (cm) 69
  • Arm Height (cm) 54
  • Height (inches) 19.7
  • Diameter (inches) 27.2
  • Arm Height (inches) 21.3
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  • Materials Rattan, Glass
  • Use Indoor
  • Care Wash with water mixed with mild soap and remove stains with a sponge or medium brush
  • Style/Type Side Table
  • Designer Arne Jacobsen